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Date: Sun, 24 Jan 2016 21:33:18 -0500
From: Rich Rumble <>
Subject: Re: lost sparsebundle/timemachine credential

On Sun, Jan 24, 2016 at 9:13 PM, Dan Tentler <> wrote:
> Hey, this is great!
> This gets me part of / most of the way, so this is excellent!
> Thanks! :D
> As far as the masks go, can john take masks? I've never tried before.
> On 1/24/16 5:53 PM, Rich Rumble wrote:
>> On Sat, Jan 23, 2016 at 7:44 PM, Dan Tentler <> wrote:
>>>  Lets say my password is "imadumbass123!!!", but I want to swap just the
>>> exclamation points at the end for other symbols, the numbers for other
>>> letters, or the word 'dumbass' for 'idiot' or another smaller dictionary of
>>> options.. Is it possible to do something like
>>> ima$1123!!!
>>> imadumbass$1!!!
>>> imadumbass123$1
>>> where $1 would be either a mask (?d?d?d, ?s?s?s) or another smaller dict
>>> file (selfdeprecationisfun.txt, which contains a variety of other words)
>> Prince is close to what you want:
>> ./john hash.txt -prince=yourwords.txt -rules=single
>> Where hash.txt is your hash, and yourwords are the words you think are
>> likely. Rules can be any you devise or use the built-in ones. Nothing
>> I am aware of for the wildcard other than using a bunch of literal
>> masks.
>> imadumbass?d?d?d!!!
>> imadumbass?s?s?s!!!
>> -rich
It sure can, this is a good cheatsheet:
Mask and Rules can be combined if I recall correctly.

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