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Cracking, John the Ripper, Metasploit, MySQL

Cracking MySQL passwords with John The Ripper

Dump MySQL Password Hashes mysql_hashdump extracts the usernames and encrypted password hashes from a MySQL server. You can then use jtr_mysql_fast module to crack them. The module is located in auxiliary/scanner/mysql. To use it set RHOSTS option to your target’s ip address and increase THREADS value. If you have managed to reveal root password then …