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Webinar: Password Cracking 101

By TekLinks staff on Jul 3, 2018 2:40:36 PM

Security-IS-a-reason-to-join-the-cloudCriminal hackers aren’t nearly as focused on your business' administrative accounts as they are individual employee accounts. Why? Because admin accounts rarely have direct access to highly valuable information like social security numbers, protected health information, etc.

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The most sensitive data, like customer information, is typically located within an application that is only accessible from an employee workstation, virtual desktop, or terminal server. That’s why criminal hackers will often gain access to an environment and then work toward acquiring the password hashes for all user accounts.

trendJoin us on July 10th as for the webinar: Password Cracking 101, sponsored by Trend Micro. TekLinks’ ethical hackers will provide a live demonstration, and you’ll learn:

  • Why regular user accounts are valuable to criminals
  • Techniques that attackers use for cracking passwords
  • Tips for extracting and cracking actual password hashes
  • Guidance around selecting better passwords
  • How to get started with password cracking on your own

Here are the webinar details you need to know:

  • Date: Tuesday, July 10
  • Time: 10 a.m. CST / 11 a.m. EST
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Registration: Click here
  • BONUS: The first 20 webinar participants will get a $25 Amazon gift card!

Topics: TekLinks News, cybersecurity


WHO IS TEKLINKS? A national leader in cloud computing, managed services, engineering services, and value-added resale. We’re a team of expert techies and business professionals who are passionate about building valuable relationships and getting things done right. Simply put: We make IT work for business.

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