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Wednesday, August 3 • 10:00 - 10:50
Crafting tailored wordlists with Wordsmith

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Standard wordlists such as Uniq and Rockyou are great when used with a variety of hashcat rules and big hash sets. But what about the hashes that you aren't able to crack? And what about smaller hash sets from smaller targets?

Queue Wordsmith, a tool that creates wordlists that are tailored to the target. Based on the target’s U.S. State, Wordsmith creates geo-location based wordlists that contains the names of cities, landmarks, roads, sports teams, zip codes, area codes, popular names and more. Generated wordlists can be used by themselves or as a supplement to other wordlists for brute force attacks or hash cracking. 

Speakers
avatar for Sanjiv Kawa

Sanjiv Kawa

Sr. Penetration Tester, PSC/NCC Group
I enjoy searching for creative ways to break into restricted networks and applications. I also like to write tools that automate things to make life a little easier. Something I’m trying to get better at is binary analysis and exploit development. When my laptop battery dies you... Read More →
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Tom Porter

Penetration Tester, Payment Software Company
Tom (@porterhau5) is a penetration tester by trade, however his roots are on the blue team writing netflow analytics and providing network situational awareness. Tom holds a handful of certifications from SANS (GPEN, GCIH, GCIA), as well as degrees in Mathematics and CS. When there's... Read More →


Wednesday August 3, 2016 10:00 - 10:50
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