crack - Password guessing program (crypt() variant)

Distribution: Debian Sid
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: crack
Package version: 5.0a
Package release: 11
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 128 B
Download size: 28.24 KB
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  • crack-md5


    Binary package: crack_5.0a-11_amd64.deb
    Source package: crack

    Install Howto

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


    2016-10-16 - Giovani Augusto Ferreira <> crack (5.0a-11) unstable; urgency=medium * New Maintainer. (Closes: #840047) * Acknowledge NMUs. (Closes: #380540, #387756, #668897, #817319, #817411, #821976) * debian/control: - Added Vcs-* fields to new repository of forensics team. - Removed virtual package wordlist from Recommends field. * debian/copyright: - Update authors and years in packaging copyright place. * debian/patches/b64_shebang.patch: - Update patch header. * debian/patches/fix-spelling.patch: - Created to fix spelling error in some files. * debian/rules: - Removed the "-pie" to improve the GCC hardening. - Removed useless comments.

    2016-10-10 - Axel Beckert <> crack (5.0a-10) unstable; urgency=low * QA upload. + Set Maintainer to Debian QA Group. (See #840047) + Create collab-maint git repo and add according Vcs-* headers. * Revamp debian/rules: + Drop now obsolete manual setting of variables like CFLAGS, etc. + Switch to a minimal dh v7 style debian/rules file. + Use debian/clean instead of manual calls to rm in clean target. + Use dh_auto_clean instead of manual call to make. + Replace override_dh_{auto_install,install{docs,examples,man}} with debian/crack*.{docs,examples,manpages,link,install}. * Switch to source format "3.0 (quilt)" using diff2patches. + Add minimal DEP3-style patch headers. + Drop file-creating patches and put the files under debian/ instead. * Add Homepage header and update upstream website in debian/copyright. * Recode debian/copyright from ISO-8859-1 to UTF-8. * Apply "wrap-and-sort -a". * Mention differences between binary packages in short descriptions. (Fixes lintian warning duplicate-short-description.) * Add a debian/watch file. * Change doc-base sections to System/Security. Fixes lintian warning doc-base-unknown-section. * Add patch to fix shebang line in perl-written examples. Fixes lintian warning executable-not-elf-or-script. * For now enable all hardening build flags except PIE. + Patch several Makefiles to properly pass the according flags. + Merge all Makefile related patches into one patch. * Remove /usr/sbin from debian/dirs, it's only needed in other packages. Fixes lintian warning package-contains-empty-directory. * Add lintian-override for undeclared file conflict between automatic debug symbols packages. (Indirectly declared through hard deps.) * Fix Paweł's and Javier's names in multiple packaging-related files. * Convert debian/copyright to machine-readable DEP5 format. + Add missing list of BSD-4-Clause licensed files under src/libdes/. * Bump debhelper compatibility to 10. + Update versioned debhelper build-dependency accordingly.

    2016-09-02 - Joao Eriberto Mota Filho <> crack (5.0a-9.4) unstable; urgency=medium * Non-maintainer upload. * debian/compat: created. (Closes: #817319) * debian/control: - Added the ${misc:Depends} variable to all Depends field. - Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.8. - Updated DH level to 9. (Closes: #817411) * debian/rules: - Disabled the DH_COMPAT variable. - Fixed the build system. Thanks to Santiago Vila <>. (Closes: #821976)

    2012-04-15 - gregor herrmann <> crack (5.0a-9.3) unstable; urgency=low * Non-maintainer upload. * debian/control: add Breaks/Replaces on older crack to crack-common, necessary after moving the doc-base files. This should have happened in 5.0a-9.2 already. Thanks to Andreas Beckmann for the bug report. Closes: #668897.

    2012-04-11 - gregor herrmann <> crack (5.0a-9.2) unstable; urgency=low * Non-maintainer upload. * Fix "Do not expect the /var/run/ content to persist": apply patch from Georgios M. Zarkadas that moves the contents of /var/run to /var/lib. (Closes: #387756) * Move doc-base files to crack-common package (lintian error).