THC Hydra (thc-hydra)
Tool and Usage
THC Hydra is a brute-force cracking tool for remote authentication services. It supports many protocols, including telnet, FTP, LDAP, SSH, SNMP, and others.
Usage and audience
This tool is categorized as a password cracker.
THC Hydra is commonly used for penetration test or security assessment. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.
- + More than 25 contributors
- + More than 1000 GitHub stars
- + Project is mature (10+ years)
- + The source code of this software is available
Support operating systems
THC Hydra is known to work on Linux.
THC Hydra alternatives
|Latest release||8.6 [2017-07-21]|
|Last updated||Sept. 17, 2017|
|THC Hydra GitHub project|
|Hydra project website|