If you want to do a password cracking attack but do not have a laptop or a pc then no worries you can now how crack passwords using your android phone. Now we have hash suite droid the password cracking tool for android. With this tool, we can crack passwords on the go with our android phones..!!!
What is hash suite droid?
Hash suite droid is the android version of the famous password cracking tool hash suite. If you do not know about the hash suite, then you can read my article explaining what it is and how it works. Simply put its a password cracking tool which cracks password hashes using your android device. The best part is it does not require root access.
So without any further ado lets start cracking passwords with hash suite droid.
Step 1: Download and install the hash suite droid apk
You can go to their official website https://hashsuite.openwall.net/android, or you can download from the link given below. If you are interested in the code and technical stuff check out the Github source code
Step 2: Importing password hashes
As you can see below, you can import the hashes on your mobile device by clicking on the IMPORT option on the menu, as shown below:
Step 3: Chose the methods, rules, and options
Hacking with hash suite droid has many password attack possibilities. You can do the following attacks:
- Charset password attack
- Wordlist password attack
- Keyboard password attack
- Phrase password attack
Let’s go a little in-depth on each method:
1) Charset password cracking attack
In charset password attack we will try combinations of letters we specify. Its a bruteforce attack but with proper rules, we can make it more efficient. We can determine the character length and the type of characters we choose, as shown in the images below:
2) Wordlist password cracking attack
What a wordlist does is compares the password in the wordlist to the password you want to hack. This is the most effective method to crack passwords in the real world. As long as you have an excellent wordlist, you can hack any password. You can also add custom wordlists. There is an option to download wordlists as well as shown in the image below.
3) Keyboard password cracking attack
Many people use words on the keyboard as the password. An example is “qwerty” or “asdfghjkl.” Passwords have a pattern that can be cracked with the keyboard attack. It also has many customization options, as shown with this; you can hack the password you want to with ease.
4) Phrase password cracking attack
If the password contains a phrase, then it can be easily cracked with these methods. Passwords like “iloveyou” or “iamgod” are examples where the password is a phrase in the English language. Many people use this as a type of password. By using this password cracking method, we can easily break this type of passwords.
You can also set custom rules for all the above passwords. The last option in the menu which says active rules can be customized as per your need:
Step 4: Starting the password attack
Once you have chosen the password attack method and rules, you can start password cracking. Make sure you set the method and password type correctly.
To select the methods, click on the following option:
To select the type of password, click on the following option:
Depending on the device’s performance, the password cracking time will vary. But as you can see below, many passwords start getting cracked instantly. Do make sure that your device is adequately charged. This process is resource-intensive, and password cracking always takes a lot of time. Have patience only then will your password cracking attack work.
Step 5: Enjoy the cracked passwords
Once you have successfully cracked the password, you can see the cracked passwords, as shown below. It will take some time depending on the password length password complexity and device performance, but hacking passwords with your android devices is now possible.
Features of hash suite droid
- Set custom rules
- Set CPU and battery limits
- Use graphics to boost cracking speed.
- Easy to use and install
- Completely free and open source
Commonly asked questions about hash suite droid
Q1. Is this tool free?
Yes, it is completely free to use for pentesting purposes. Do not use it for illegal purposes.
Q2. Can I crack any password with this hash suite droid?
Yes, you can crack any password provided, you have a good wordlist and the password matches the hash in the wordlist provided.
Q. 3 Can it damage my device?
No, it will not damage your device, however, I recommend limiting the battery and CPU usage so that your device does not heat up a lot. Cracking passwords takes a lot of processing power can make your device heat up pretty fast.
Q.4 Can it run on IOS?
No only android is supported. There is no IOS app. In the future, if there is an IOS app I will let you know.