Linked by Hadrien Grasland on Sun 6th Mar 2011 12:45 UTC, submitted by Petur
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "In this post I show step-by-step how you can setup your own "Super computer cluster" using Ubuntu MPI Cluster from multiple machines with the goal of bruteforcing strong encrypted passwords with John the Ripper for academic purposes. Owners of quad core machines will also benefit from this setup as the "john" binaries found in the Ubuntu Repositories are compiled to run on only one core. I managed to decrease the time required to crack password hashes using this setup."
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RE: Its only real difference...
by Laurence on Sun 6th Mar 2011 18:07 UTC in reply to "Its only real difference..."
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Is the Setup and Kernel it uses.

Otherwise it uses same same everything.

Sorry but I've read that 3 times now and it still doesn't make the slightest bit of sense.

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