The Ambitious Amateur vs. crypt(3)
Author(s): Kurt Hockenbury

Date: 1997
Publication:
Source 1: http://personal.stevens.edu/~khockenb/crypt3.html

Abstract or Summary:
In this paper, the author examines brute force UNIX password cracking from the perspective of what resources a non-professional cracker could reasonably be expected to have. Estimations are made of cracker capabilities, and the strength of various passwords to resist attacks.



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