What is ophcrack?
Ophcrack is a free Windows password cracker based on rainbow
tables. It is a very efficient implementation of rainbow tables
done by the inventors of the method. It comes with a
Graphical User Interface and runs on multiple platforms.
- ╗ Runs on Windows, Linux/Unix, Mac OS X, ...
- ╗ Cracks LM and NTLM hashes.
- ╗ Free tables available for Windows XP and Vista/7.
- ╗ Brute-force module for simple passwords.
- ╗ Audit mode and CSV export.
- ╗ Real-time graphs to analyze the passwords.
- ╗ LiveCD available to simplify the cracking.
- ╗ Dumps and loads hashes from encrypted SAM recovered from a Windows partition.
- ╗ Free and open source software (GPL).