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Date: Sun, 27 May 2012 10:15:43 +0200
From: Frank Dittrich <>
Subject: Re: SHARCS 2012 paper

On 05/27/2012 05:01 AM, Solar Designer wrote:
> On Fri, May 25, 2012 at 10:32:06PM +0200, Frank Dittrich wrote:
>> Here's a paper of SHARCS 2010 (Special-purpose Hardware for Attacking
>> Cryptographic Systems).
>> Among other presentations, starting at page 35, you'll find
>> Sprengers, Batina: Speeding up GPU-based password cracking
> I commented on this one here:

I wasn't sure whether it was mentioned on john-dev, and tried to search
old mails, but I missed that.
Now I even found the exact same link mentioned by Rich in march, but
referring to the assembly language for GPUs article:

> BTW, I just found that the author had inquired on a related topic on
> john-users in 2011:

So, in the replies it was pointed out that there are faster
implementations, and where to find the patches. But in his publication
he still used a non-optimal build and older code?


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