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.Step 2.
:~# sudo apt-get install libpcap-dev libssl-dev
:~# wget http://www.willhackforsushi.com/code/cowpatty/4.6/cowpatty-4.6.tgz
Step 5.Step 6.Step 7.
:~# tar zxfv cowpatty-4.6.tgz
:~# sudo make install -d /usr/local/bin