Hash Buster

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Somdev Sangwan
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Why this tool?

Hash Buster is a tool which tries to find the cleartext that is related to a particular hash. A hash is typically a one-way conversion and often used as a fingerprint of a file. Using Hash Buster, the original string might be discovered. This can be useful during a penetration test or as part of digital forensics when one found one or more hashes.

Usage and audience

Hash Buster is commonly used for data enrichment, data processing, discovery of sensitive information, or information gathering. Target users for this tool are forensic specialists, malware analysts, pentesters, and security professionals.

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Hash Buster is under development by Somdev Sangwan.


Supported operating systems

Hash Buster is known to work on Linux.

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This tool is categorized as a data enrichment tool and hash cracker.