Detect weak network passwords with Hydra

Friday, 26 August 2005, 1:32 PM EST

Security experts always advise you to use only strong alphanumeric passwords for network applications, and change them often, but you know that not everyone on your network is security-conscious. Starting to worry that weak passwords may be slipping through your defenses? Then it's time to unleash Hydra, a network login cracker for more than 30 network services.

By Paul Virijevich at Linux.com

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