fcrackzip - password cracker for zip archives

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename fcrackzip_1.0-4_i386.deb
Package name fcrackzip
Package version 1.0
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 31.05 KB
Installed size 103 B
fcrackzip is a fast password cracker partly written in assembler.
It is able to crack password protected zip files with brute
force or dictionary based attacks, optionally testing with
unzip its results. It can also crack cpmask'ed images.


Package Version Architecture Repository
fcrackzip_1.0-4_amd64.deb 1.0 amd64 Debian Main
fcrackzip - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package fcrackzip_1.0-4_i386.deb
Source Package fcrackzip

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install fcrackzip deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install fcrackzip




2012-03-23 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
fcrackzip (1.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control
- (Build-Depends): Rm dpkg-dev; not needed with debhelper 9.
- (Standards-Version): Update to
* debian/copyright
- Update to format 1.0.
* debian/debian-vars.mk
- Delete; no longer used.
* debian/docs
- Delete *.html; copy of manual page.
* debian/rules
- Remove unneeded targets.
- Enable all hardening flags.
- Use DEB_*_MAINT_* variables.
2012-02-11 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
fcrackzip (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/compat
- Update to 9
* debian/control
- (Build-Depends): Update to debhelper 9, dpkg-dev 1.16.1.
- (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.2.
* debian/copyright
- Update to DEP5
* debian/rules
- Remove unnecessary rules.
- Use hardened CFLAGS.
2010-10-25 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
fcrackzip (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/compat
- Update to 8.
* debian/control
- (Build-Depends): Update to debhelper 8.
- (Standards-Version): Update to 3.9.1.
* debian/patches
- (20): Refresh. Add also fix for unescaped passwords that cause "sh:
Syntax error: Unterminated quoted string". Patch thanks to Richard
Corner from Ubuntu (see LP#350640).
2010-01-05 - Jari Aalto <jari.aalto@cante.net>
fcrackzip (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (ITA; Closes: #555125)
- New version (Closes: #531657).
- Pw is not initialized and read from stdin (Closes: #528219).
- Segmentation Fault when init-password string is
longer than MAX_PW (40)(Closes: #500750).
- Move to format: 3.0 (quilt).
* debian/clean
- New file.
* debian/compat
- Update to 7.
* debian/control
- (Build-Depends): update to debhelper 7, remove old version
from autotools-dev.
- (Homepage): New field.
- (Standards-Version): update to 3.8.3.
* debian/copyright
- Update layout.
* debian/debian-{autotools,compile,vars}.mk
- New files.
* debian/fcrackzipinfo.1
- Delete, convert to POD format.
* debian/fcrackzipinfo.1.pod
- New file.
* debian/fcrackzip.{examples,manpages}
- Move content from rules for dh(1).
* debian/patches
- (10): New; fix hyphens in manual page.
- (20): New; handle special files (Closes: #430387).
* debian/pod2man.mk
- New file.
* debian/rules
- Update to dh(1).
* debian/watch
- New file.
2004-12-18 - Francesco Donadon <francesco.donadon@katamail.com>
fcrackzip (0.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added project homepage in long description and fixed a typo.
* Added patch from Andreas Jochens to build fcrackzip on AMD64.
Thanks Andreas! (Closes: #285915)
* Correctly escapes special chars when calling unzip to test
passwords. (Closes: #283997)
* Let return value of "1" mean good password. (Closes: #258665)
* Useless debhelper commands removed from debian/rules.
* Sponsored by Emanuele Rocca <ema@debian.org>.
2004-04-10 - Francesco Donadon <francesco.donadon@katamail.com>
fcrackzip (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release (Closes: #239653).

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