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Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2012 08:48:37 -0500
From: "." <>
Subject: Re: crack firefox password?

On 12/18/2012 07:54 AM, Rich Rumble wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 12:22 AM, . <> wrote:
>> I think the master password is found in the file key3.db
> Correct, the key3.db is the place where the master encryption is set.
>> I'm not too tech-savy so please explain what syntax I should use.
> You have to run the mozilla2john binary
> ./mozilla2john /path/to/key3db
> That will output a long line, you can pipe it into a file (
>> ff-pass.txt) and then get john to start cracking on that
> ./john ff-pass.txt
> If you know what the password may be like there are lots of rules you
> can use to work on a wordlist to try more likely guesses than to just
> blindly start from scratch. There are other modes for JtR that might
> help too.
> -rich
Where do I get mozillajohn? 

Is there a simple way to install it once I get it?  Compiling has always
been a mystery to me.



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