Need a Password Recovery Tool? Try Cain and Abel
A password recovery tool developed by experts for Microsoft Operating Systems, Cain and Abel allows the user to recover different password types using different methods. Some of the methods include sniffing the network, recording VOIP conversations, recovering wireless network keys, cracking encrypted passwords using Cryptanalysis, Dictionary, and Brute-Force attacks, revealing password boxes, analyzing rounding protocols and uncovering cached passwords.
Cain and Abel don’t take advantage of any software bugs or vulnerability that could not be resolved with just a little effort. It includes a number of security details/weakness present in protocol’s guidelines, authentication processes and caching methods; its major purpose is the easy recovery of passwords and credentials from different sources. On the other hand, Cain and Abel also sends out some “non standard” tools developed for Microsoft Windows users.
This password recovery application has been created by developers in the hope that it will be a handy and practical tool ideal for teachers, network administrators, professional penetration tester, security consultants/professionals, security software vendors, forensic staff and anybody else that intends to utilize the program for ethical reasons. The developer of this software will not assist or support any illegal activity done with this tool. Keep in mind that there is the possibility that you will cause loss of data and other possible damages by using this program and that in no events shall the developer be liable for such damages or loss of data. We highly suggest that you carefully read the License Agreement that comes along with the program before installing it.
The most recent version of Cain and Abel is faster and includes a number of new features such as APR (Arp Poison Routing), a tool that is capable of sniffing on switched LANs and Man-in-the-Middle attacks. The sniffer in this version can also inspect and examine encrypted protocols such as SSH-1 and HTTPS, and includes filters to take credentials from a long list of authentication processes. The latest version also sends out routing protocols, authentication monitors and routes extractors, dictionary and brute-force crackers for every common hashing algorithms and for a number of authentications, password/hash calculators, cryptanalysis attacks, password decoders and some uncommon utilities that are associated to network and system security.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Many of the anti-virus programs will warn you of a password hacking or cracking tool when you install this software! If you don’t understand what this is, you should not attempt to install this software.