Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2008 17:38:49 -0400 From: Adam Turk <bofh1234@...mail.com> To: <john-users@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: RE: duplicate guesses with 126.96.36.199-all-2 jumbo patch > Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2008 07:19:04 +0400 > From: solar@...nwall.com > To: john-users@...ts.openwall.com > Subject: Re: [john-users] duplicate guesses with 188.8.131.52-all-2 jumbo patch > > On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 04:37:09PM -0400, Adam Turk wrote: >> #./john hashes.txt > > I sure hope you're not running JtR as root. It does not require root > privileges (after you have possibly obtained the shadow file as root). I was already logged in as root doing some system maintenance and didn't want to su to my user account. Just being lazy. I usually login as a user. >> Loaded 6 password hashes with no different salts (LM DES [64/64 BS MMX]) >> BB (b) >> A (a) >> TESTTES (Administrator:1) >> CDC (c) >> DEDE (d) > ... > >> The NT hash works fine now, but the NTLM hash still reports 6 hashes loaded > > Everything is correct here. (Well, except that it's "LM hash", not > "NTLM hash" as you said, that "still reports 6 hashes loaded" for you.) > > One of your passwords is longer than 7 characters, so it corresponds to > two LM hash halves, which are being loaded and cracked independently. > This is addressed in the FAQ as follows: You are of course correct I meant LM and not NTLM. How could I have forgotten that the LM hash is split? That of course answers the number of hashes issue. I swear I don't usually make these kinds of errors. Maybe it is time for a vacation. A real one where I am not near a PC, laptop, the internet. I might go into tech withdrawal, but it might be worth it :) Thanks for helping the forgetful person. Please keep up the good work. _________________________________________________________________ Get ideas on sharing photos from people like you. Find new ways to share. http://www.windowslive.com/explore/photogallery/posts?ocid=TXT_TAGLM_WL_Photo_Gallery_082008 -- To unsubscribe, e-mail john-users-unsubscribe@...ts.openwall.com and reply to the automated confirmation request that will be sent to you.
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