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Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2015 04:42:10 -0800
From: Royce Williams <>
To: john-dev <>
Subject: Re: JtR encoding help needed

On Fri, Aug 21, 2015 at 12:58 AM, Shinnok <> wrote:

> On Aug 21, 2015, at 3:53 AM, Rich Rumble <> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 20, 2015 at 6:14 AM, Frank Dittrich <
>> wrote:
>> On 08/20/2015 10:08 AM, Shinnok wrote:
>> > I think Frank asked for this in one of his Johnny reviews? Frank, have
>> you ever encountered non-printable ASCII in passwords, maybe just in
>> contests?
>> I only remember I noticed that when a user had a single space character
>> (' ') as a password, the UI wouldn't let me know that the password had
>> been cracked, because that line looked exactly like the lines of
>> uncracked passwords.
> FWIW I use, and have encouraged others to use alt+255 in their passwords.
> It looks like space but isn't :) LM and NTLM have allowed it ever since I
> can remember.
> The resolution
Will there be a visual indicator to show that using the optional hex button
is needed?


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