Date: Mon, 4 May 2015 11:52:12 -0400 From: Mathieu Laprise <mathlaprise@...il.com> To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: [Johnny] Task 1.5.1 Manual plaintext guessing Thanks for setting up that discussion, my plan is to work on this early this week and this discussion will help me a lot understanding the task On Mon, May 4, 2015 at 8:51 AM, Shinnok <admin@...nnok.com> wrote: > > On May 4, 2015, at 3:47 AM, Mathieu Laprise <mathlaprise@...il.com> > wrote: > > > > Also, regarding this feature "Manual plain-text guessing for individual > ciphers (directly in the table view)", can you please describe a use case. > I'm not sure to understand the concept of "ciphers". Is the use case : "the > user try to guess the password for a user in the table view and we verify > if he's right or not " ? > > Task is [1.5.1] Manual plain-text guessing for individual ciphers > (directly in the table view). > > What I long thought would be a nice feature is having the ability to > manually test guesses for a single(and maybe multiple?) set of hashes > already loaded in Johnny. Most likely by using a separate column in the > main table view of loaded hashes. > > I know that this can simply be achieved by simple using or editing a > dictionary in the wordlist mode as far as JtR is concerned. > > Let's drive the discussion: > > 1. Would this be useful for anyone else besides me? My reasons include: > a) quickly verify a known ciphertext - plaintext combo; > b) "I'm feeling lucky" guesses; > 2. Can we easily implement this with JtR(is the dictionary approach the > only one)? > 3. Should it be a transparent step/action that runs as a one shot task and > results in an answer on the spot? (i.e. we don't have to start an actual > cracking session) > 4. Will this collide with an existing session for the current john.pot? > > Shinnok Content of type "text/html" skipped
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