New GPU Cluster Can Crack Windows Passwords In Just 5.5 hours

by Microsoft News - 2 years ago - http://twitter.com/msftnws

At Passwords^12 conference held last week, Jeremi Gosney, the founder and CEO of Stricture Consulting Group unveiled a GPU computer cluster that can try as many as 350 billion guesses per second. Yes, 350 billion guesses per second! As a result, it can guess a 8 digit password containing upper- and lower-case letters, digits, and symbols in just 5.5 hours…

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