Date: Sun, 18 Nov 2012 04:09:55 +0100 From: Frank Dittrich <frank_dittrich@...mail.com> To: john-users@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: How does incremental mode works? On 11/17/2012 05:23 PM, Simon Marechal wrote: > On 11/16/2012 10:16 PM, Richard Miles wrote: >> 1) Is there a command-line parameter to replace the default path of >> $JOHN/markov.stats? > > I have not been following what's in jumbo for a while but I suppose > there is a way in the config file. Yes, there is. Reading the "BASIC USAGE" and "CONFIGURATION OPTIONS" chapters in the doc/MARKOV file should help. If not, please clarify what is missing. >> 3) What is the proper kind of wordlist that I should use to generate a >> stats file? A default one such as passwords.lst? Rockyou leak? PHPbb leak? >> All of them together? > > The proper wordlist is the one that looks like the passwords you want to > attack. If this is a public leak, rockyou is your best choice. If this > is something else, you will have to find something else ;) In most cases, you don't know how the passwords you want to crack will look like. In this case, the rockyou list probably is a safe bet. Please note that it might not be if password policy enforces passwords which are way more complicated than the average rockyou password. Frank
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