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RE: Cisco password posted 11/08/2006
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It is an algorithm that implements a one-way mathematical function.  So
you cant crack it but if you have access to the MD5 hashes of the
passwords, you can launch a dictionary  attack.  Using a large list of
words, phrases, and character patterns, you can compute the MD5 output
for each input, and compare the output to the stored MD5 hash until you
find a match.  When you find a match, you've found the password.
Or do a password recovery given you have physical access to the router

-----Original Message-----
From: nobody@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:nobody@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
Vishal Patel
Sent: Wednesday, November 08, 2006 5:16 PM
To: ccielab@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Cisco password

Hey guys,
Is there a way where we can decrypt the enable secret password from the

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