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Date: Sun, 14 May 2006 23:43:35 +0100
From: "jonathan rennie" <>
To: <>
Subject: unrecognized encryption

I'm trying to recognize the type of encryption used on ExtremeNetworks
create account admin "username" encrypted "/64h3c$FQvA67Sp5KOvLlOvT/jF.0"
the command above creates an admin level account called username, and the
hash after is obviously the password hashed...
but i dont recognise the algorithm......and neither does john......even when
i edit the password file to look like this....
significantly the seventh character is ALWAYS a $, could this $ be a
delimiter of some type, perhaps the first six chars are a random key and the
last chars (after the $) are the result of hashing with the random key (I'm
guessing here) 
any help identifying the encryption , most welcome

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