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In modern world strong passwords are used by most applications and services. In case of strong password the recovery process may consume a very long time. Elcomsoft offers the solutions which significantly increase password recovery speed. First of ...
Password recovery for new file formats can be a very complicated task and may take a long time. In modern world password recovery speed becomes slower and slower, so simple Brute-force or Dictionary attack is not enough for effective password breaking....
Your file is protected by a strong password which cannot be found instantly. Software developers are using strong encryption and hashing algorithms for data protection. In this case we cannot guarantee that the password will be recovered. You can tr...
In a brute force attack, the program tries to guess your password by trying every single combination of characters until your password is found. For example, the program might follow a sequence like this: "aaaaaaaa", "aaaaaaab", "aaaaaaac" etc until the p...
With a dictionary attack, the program tries every word in a dictionary or multiple-dictionaries until your password is found. This method is popular because it is well known that many people use common words as passwords. Dictionaries with hundreds of tho...