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Creating Wordlists with Crunch on Kali Linux

Feb 23, 2017, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nick Congleton)

Wordlists are a key part of brute force password attacks. For those readers that aren't familiar, a brute force password attack is an attack in which an attacker uses a script to repeatedly attempt to log into an account until they receive a positive result. Brute force attacks are fairly overt and can cause a properly configured server to lock out an attacker or their IP.

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