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Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 19:13:09 +0100
From: Jasper Jones <>
Subject: Re: cracking encrypted zip file

That's interesting about running a different session, thanks Alexander. I'm
sure no harm will come to my existing session, but given how long it's
already been running, I'd like to minimise any chance of interruption. I'll
definitely take a look at this once the current run finishes.


On Thu, 17 Sep 2020 at 18:30, Solar Designer <> wrote:

> On Thu, Sep 17, 2020 at 06:02:57PM +0100, Jasper Jones wrote:
> > I've now tried zip2john with the zip file I just
> > sent (attached again), and the result (test3.txt) is attached.
> >
> > I also got the following error message: ver 5.1 is not
> > encrypted, or stored with a non-handled compression type".
> Oh, that's great.  We'll look into it.
> > I can't test whether the password can be cracked until the current run
> > finishes.
> Sure you can - use the "--session=test" option (or whatever name you
> might like to give this new session).
> Alexander

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