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  • Cain & Abel icon

    Cain & Abel

    Cain & Abel is a password recovery tool for Microsoft Operating Systems. It allows easy recovery of various kind of passwords by sniffing the network, cracking...

    Free Windows

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    • Discontinued Unsupported and no recent updates on homepage. Forums down.
  • hashcat icon

    hashcat

    -Multi-Hash (Cracking multiple hashes at the same time) -Multi-Devices (Utilizing multiple devices in same system) -Multi-Device-Types (Utilizing mixed device types in...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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  • ProduKey icon

    ProduKey

    ProduKey is a small utility that displays the ProductID and the CD-Key of Microsoft Office (2003/2007), Windows (XP/Vista/7 and Server 2003/2008), Exchange Server, and...

    Free Windows

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    • Warning ProduKey may be detected as malicious software by some antiviruses. Though this is likely to be a false positive, caution is still recommended.
  • ophcrack icon

    ophcrack

    Ophcrack is a Windows Password cracker based on Rainbow Tables. Features Cracks LM and NTLM Windows hashes Free tables available for Windows XP, Vista and...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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  • Kon-Boot icon

    Kon-Boot

    Kon-Boot is an prototype piece of software which allows to change contents of a linux kernel (and now Windows kernel also!!!) on the fly (while booting). In the current...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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  • Trinity Rescue Kit icon

    Trinity Rescue Kit

    Trinity Rescue Kit or TRK is a free live Linux distribution that aims specifically at recovery and repair operations on Windows machines, but is equally usable for Linux...

    Free Linux

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  • Enchanted Keyfinder icon

    Enchanted Keyfinder

    Utility that retrieves the product key used to install Windows from your registry or from an unbootable Windows installation.

    Open Source Windows

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    • Discontinued The last update was released on February 28th, 2011.
  • oclHashcat-plus icon

    oclHashcat-plus

    Worlds fastest md5crypt, phpass, mscash2 and WPA / WPA2 cracker & Worlds first and only GPGPU based rule engine.

    Free Windows Linux

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  • Simple Key - Recut icon

    Simple Key - Recut

    If you're preparing to reinstall a program or an operating system (eg: like a clean installing Windows), you will need to find your product key (CD key) or serial...

    Freemium Windows

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    • Discontinued The site is unavailable, but you can download Simple Key from Download.com
  • WinKeyFinder icon

    WinKeyFinder

    WinKeyFinder retrieves your Windows Xp, Win 2000, Windows ME, 98, 2003 and .NET Product keys from the registry and display it for you. Usually the keys are encoded...

    Free Windows

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    CrowbarDMG

    crowbarDMG is a dictionary attack tool for DMG and Spareimage files for Macs. It does require 10.5 Leopard. It really wasn’t worth the trouble to redo things to work...

    Open Source Mac

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  • L0phtCrack icon

    L0phtCrack

    L0phtCrack is a password auditing and recovery application (now called L0phtCrack 6) originally produced by Mudge from L0pht Heavy Industries. It is used to test...

    Commercial Windows

  • Get My Keys Back icon

    Get My Keys Back

    The portable Get My Keys Back can extract the serials of already installed Microsoft Office programs and Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 easily without admin rights or...

    Free Windows

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