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RE: [lists] What ever happened to the Netbios share scanner utilities?
From: "Kyle Quest" <Kyle.Quest () networkengines com>
Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2005 19:36:04 -0400

I'm affraid this isn't exactly correct.
Cain is is indeed a nice SMB sniffer and an
SMB password cracker (well, a hash cracker to be exact);
however, it's not a login bruteforcer.

Kyle

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<snip>
Having said that I have a very simple question that has been 
eluding me as of late.  What ever happened to the evolution 
of the Windows share scanner/brute force utility? 

I've done what I consider to be fairly extensive Google 
searching, but have not been able to find a utility that fits 
the following parameters:

Run on windows, scans an IP range for machines with 
accessible netbios shares, and is capable of attempting a 
brute force attempt on these shares, using a wordlist it 
generates on the fly and is configurable to length and 
character content (much like Brutus).
<snip>

I believe Cain and Abel at http://www.oxid.it/cain.html fits your bill.  A
very good and flexible sniffer/cracker.

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