by -Ninjex- on Tue Jan 01, 2013 2:10 pm ([msg=71937]see Password List[/msg])
I know this isn't much, but I collected a password list of 17,140 passwords. I also know there is a lot of password lists with tons more, but adding 17k passwords to that file is always nice, so for the list, go:
by WallShadow on Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:08 pm ([msg=72742]see Re: Password List[/msg])
KthProg wrote:I dont understand is this supposed to be a sloghtly better but less reliable alternative to brute forcing or something?
This is for a form of brute forcing attack called a dictionary attack. You use a password list (your dictionary) instead of consecutive strings to guess the passwords. Good for when you can attack hundreds of accounts at once, a good password list will crack a fair percentage of the accounts (anywhere from 25% to 70%).