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The SHA-384 (Secure Hash Algorithm) is 384 bit variant of SHA-2 hash function which was developed by NSA. This family of algorithms were published in public by NIST in 2001. SHA-2 was widely used in SSL, SSH, PGP, S/MIME, IPSEc etc. It is still in use and will be eventually completely replaced by SHA-3.
A SHA-384 hash of a password is provided in digest.txt file. The password is either taken from the dictionary or generated using the password policy. The digest.txt file and the dictionary file "1000000-password-seclists.txt" is present in the user's home directory.
Objective: Recover the password.
If the Dictionary attack fails then use the following password Policy
- Password length is less than 5 characters i.e. 0 < length < 5
- Password can only contain characters from this character set: a-z, 0-9
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