4.9.56 / April 7, 2014; 4 years ago ( 2014-04-07) Website Cain and Abel (often abbreviated to Cain) is a password recovery tool for. It can recover many kinds of passwords using methods such as network packet sniffing, cracking various password hashes by using methods such as dictionary attacks, brute force and cryptanalysis attacks. Cryptanalysis attacks are done via which can be generated with the winrtgen.exe program provided with Cain and Abel. Cain and Abel is maintained by Massimiliano Montoro and Sean Babcock. This section does not any.
Unsourced material may be challenged and. (January 2016) () Some virus scanners (and browsers, e. Microsoft Word For Mac Full Version. g. Chrome 20.0.1132.47) detect Cain and Abel as. Detects it as 'Win32:Cain-B [Tool]' and classifies it as 'Other potentially dangerous program', while detects it as 'Win32/Cain!4_9_14' and classifies it as 'Tool: This program has potentially unwanted behavior.' Even if Cain's install directory, as well as the word 'Cain', are added to Avast's exclude list, the real-time scanner has been known to stop Cain from functioning.
However, the latest version of Avast no longer blocks Cain. See also [ ] • • • • • • • • • • • • External links [ ] • •.
Cain & Abel is a useful, valuable security tool, and you can’t beat the price—its free. The developers do warn that there is a possibility that the software could cause damage or loss of data, and they assume no liability. Basically, you get what you pay for, but mature tools like Cain & Abel have been tested and refined over time, and the.