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Keyword program

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Keyword program

Post Posted: Tue Feb 19, 2013 7:34 pm

I am currently enrolled in the DF program in Champlain and have hit a snag in my assignment. I have found a list of keywords in a Word Doc and there are about 35 different keywords. I was wondering if there is a program that can list all of the passwords found and enter them into the password document in question until the correct keyword is found?

Any help would be appreciated.  


Re: Keyword program

Post Posted: Tue Feb 19, 2013 10:32 pm

AccessData PRTK and Elcomsoft Advanced Office Password Recovery will both take a dictionary attack from a word list, however I am guessing as a student you need free, so check out FREE Word and Excel password recovery Wizard.  

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Re: Keyword program

Post Posted: Tue Feb 19, 2013 11:29 pm

Thank you very much I will look at it now.  


Re: Keyword program

Post Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2013 4:01 am

If you really only have 35 possibilities, it would be just as quick to copy paste them by hand. Shouldn't take more than a couple of minutes.

If it was a very old Word doc there are tools to directly extract the password, without a word list. New documents need a word list or a brute force attack. In addition to the above suggestions, OSForensics will also do this.  

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