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Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 18:18:45 +0200
From: Lorenzo Torresin <>
Subject: Re: Testing john

Hey Michele,

When running “john” on the hash file, did you use the “—format=zip-opencl"
Worked like a charm for me.

On Tue, 31 Mar 2020 at 14:08, Michele <> wrote:

> Hi
> I am new to JtR, so please be patient with me.
> I was testing on a sample zip file I created. I chose 'test1234' as
> password.
> After running zip2john and saving the hash to file (WinZip [PBKDF2-SHA1
> 256/256 AVX2 8x]), I tried just running john on the file, but after 1
> day 18h I still have 0 guesses, which seems a bit... long! Isn't it? I'm
> running on an i7 @ 1.80GHz, at about 26.000 c/s...
> Also when using a wordlist that contains both 'test' and '1234' I get no
> results - probably because the words in the dictionary are not combined?
> Is there something I am missing or it just is how it is?
> Thanks
> Michele
> PS: I even tried making a new version of the same zip, with the same
> password, and I get a different that normal?

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