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Tasos Laskos

Peplum::John: Distributed John the Ripper

Hello all, I'd like to announce the addition of Peplum::John to the arsenal. Peplum is a project that enables users/developers to run code in a distributed, parallel fashion and combine multiple machines' resources, thus rendering time consuming tasks to be much, much quicker. We previously talked about Peplum::Nmap, this time though it's John the Ripper that got the treatment. The way this works is hashes are distributed across computer nodes that already have John installed and then attacked by all available machines until they are cracked. It's quite the party so give it a go and let us know. :)

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