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Re: Password encryption



Pann McCuaig (pann@ourmanpann.com) wrote:

> What do you call "discovering" a weak password using the tools created
> for that purpose?

It is most certainly not decryption.  We usually call it "cracking",
or more specifically, "brute-force cracking".

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