Password Crackers/ Hacking Tool
What is Medusa?
Medusa is created to be a massively parallel, modular, speedy and login brute forcer. The aim is to support a lot of services that will allow remote authentication. Key features of this tool includes thread-based parallel testing – Brute force testing can be performed against multiple hosts, passwords or users. Flexible user input – Target information can be specified in different ways. One example is that for each item, it can be either a single entry or file containing multiple entries and Modular design – Every independent mod file exists in each service mod file. This means that no modifications are needed to the core application in order to extend the list of supported services for brute-forcing.
Is Medusa Free?
Yes, Medusa is free to use.
Does Medusa Work on all Operating Systems?
Medusa works on Linux and MAC OS X operating systems.
What are the Typical Uses for Medusa?
Just like THC Hydra, this tool focuses on cracking passwords by brute forcce attack. This tool can perform rapid attacks against large number of protocols that includes telnet, http, https, databases and smb.