how to install cowpatty in ubuntu

Posted by Suraj Singh on July 26, 2017 · 3 mins read
hii Hackers,

Today, Here i am going to write about how to install CowPatty Offline WPA2-PSK Password Cracker With GenPmk In Ubuntu.


Q 1. What Is Cowpatty?

Ans. Cowpatty is One type Of Cracking Software that Allow us to implement brute force attacks against WPA/WPA2-PSK 4 Way Handshake files. In Simple Words, This Software Can Crack Password From WPA/WPA2 Handshake File Using Dictonery.

Q 2. What Is GenPMK?

Ans. Although Cracking WPA/WPA2 Password From Handshake file is Very Slow Process Even With CowPatty Or Aircrack-ng. So, To Increase The Speed Of Cracking, Their Is A Simple And Effect way is to use genpmk. GenPMK comes with cowpatty, actually genpmk is also a part of Cowpatty. With The Help of genpmk we can generate Pre-Calculated hash file for rapid password cracking and this pre-calculated hash file can amazingly boost our cracking process.

To Install Cowpatty And Genpmk In Ubuntu. Follow Below Steps.

Open a terminal and type 

Step 1.

:~# cd Desktop/

Step 2.

:~# sudo apt-get install libpcap-dev libssl-dev

Step 3.

:~# wget

Step 4.

:~# tar zxfv cowpatty-4.6.tgz

Step 5.

:~# cd cowpatty-4.6

Step 6.

:~# make cowpatty

Step 7.

:~# sudo make install -d /usr/local/bin



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