Kerberos Password Sniffing

Paul Vixie vixie at
Sun Dec 1 12:16:03 EST 2002

nectar at ("Jacques A. Vidrine") writes:

> > I know that Jack the Ripper has code available to work against an AFS
> > kaserver database, but I don't know about Kerberos v5.  
> It is trivial to write additional code for Jack the Ripper to crack
> Kerberos 5 passwords (either from a KDC database or collected as
> mentioned above) --- less than two hours work.

it's not trivial if the programmer is old and slow and doesn't know the
kerberos api.  since it's so trivial, would you mind sharing yours?
Paul Vixie

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