Welcome to the Use Password Cracking Tools Practice Lab. In this module you will be provided with the instructions and devices needed to develop your hands-on skills.

Learning Outcomes

In this module, you will complete the following exercises:

  • Using Password Cracking Tools

After completing this lab, you will be able to:

  • Connect to Virtual Machines
  • Install Cain & Abel
  • Use Cain & Abel
  • Use PWdump7
  • Disable LM HASH
  • Perform LM Hash Generation
  • Detect Rootkits

Exam Objectives

The following exam objectives are covered in this lab:

  • CAS-003 3.2 Analyze a scenario or output and select the appropriate tool for a security assessment

Lab Duration

It will take approximately 1 hour to complete this lab.

Exercise 1 - Using Password Cracking Tools

In this exercise, you will learn how to use the following password cracking tools:

  • Cain & Abel
  • PWDump
  • LMHash
  • Detecting Rootkits

Learning Outcomes

After completing this exercise, you will be able to:

  • Connecting to Virtual Machines
  • Installing Cain & Abel
  • Using Cain & Abel
  • Using PWdump7
  • Disabling LM HASH
  • Performing LM Hash Generation
  • Detecting Rootkits

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