Hunting for Passwords or Putting and End to the Arms Race
Date: December 2012
Publication: Passwords^12 (Passwords12)
Source 1: http://passwords12.at.ifi.uio.no/Sebastien_Raveau_HuntingForPasswordsOrPuttingAnEndToTheArmsRace_Passwords12.pdf
Some people create passwords by looking around them or thinking of familiar objects. To increase the success of password cracking the speaker retrieved and processed large amounts of words from the Wikimedia sites. The talk discusses the challenges of processing this data into useable wordlists and the resulting contents.
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