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Patator Finest THC-Hydra Alternate Attacking Tool

Hello Friends,

Today, I am going to write about, Finest Alternate Tool of THC Hydra, Known as Patator. So, Today I will write about what, why and how to install it.

So, let's Quickly Start Q/N

Q 1. What is Patator?

Ans. Patator is a Python Script, That Can Perform Brute force attacks Over Remote protocols. Patator is more easy and bugs free compared to hydra.

As Their Github Repo Statement : Patator was written out of frustration from using Hydra, Medusa, Ncrack, Metasploit modules and Nmap NSE scripts for password guessing attacks. I opted for a different approach in order to not create yet another brute-forcing tool and avoid repeating the same shortcomings. Patator is a multi-threaded tool written in Python, that strives to be more reliable and flexible than his fellow predecessors.

Currently, Supported Protocols
* ftp_login      : Brute-force FTP
* ssh_login      : Brute-force SSH
* telnet_login   : Brute-force Telnet
* smtp_login     : Brute-force SMTP
* smtp_vrfy      : Enumerate valid users using the SMTP VRFY command
* smtp_rcpt      : Enumerate valid users using the SMTP RCPT TO command
* finger_lookup  : Enumerate valid users using Finger
* http_fuzz      : Brute-force HTTP/HTTPS
* rdp_gateway    : Brute-force RDP Gateway
* ajp_fuzz       : Brute-force AJP
* pop_login      : Brute-force POP
* pop_passd      : Brute-force poppassd (not POP3)
* imap_login     : Brute-force IMAP
* ldap_login     : Brute-force LDAP
* smb_login      : Brute-force SMB
* smb_lookupsid  : Brute-force SMB SID-lookup
* rlogin_login   : Brute-force rlogin
* vmauthd_login  : Brute-force VMware Authentication Daemon
* mssql_login    : Brute-force MSSQL
* oracle_login   : Brute-force Oracle
* mysql_login    : Brute-force MySQL
* mysql_query    : Brute-force MySQL queries
* rdp_login      : Brute-force RDP (NLA)
* pgsql_login    : Brute-force PostgreSQL
* vnc_login      : Brute-force VNC
* dns_forward    : Brute-force DNS
* dns_reverse    : Brute-force DNS (reverse lookup subnets)
* ike_enum       : Enumerate IKE transforms
* snmp_login     : Brute-force SNMPv1/2 and SNMPv3
* unzip_pass     : Brute-force the password of encrypted ZIP files
* keystore_pass  : Brute-force the password of Java keystore files
* sqlcipher_pass : Brute-force the password of SQLCipher-encrypted databases
* umbraco_crack  : Crack Umbraco HMAC-SHA1 password hashes
Official Github Repo Check Here

Q How To Install it?

git clone
cd patator
sudo python install

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