Generate NT Hash
The NT hash is used by Microsoft and others for authentication. This
nthash converts the standard input to UTF16 (little endian)
and applies the MD4 hash algorithm. This resulting 32 byte string is
printed to standard out.
To compile and run
ntash you need:
Additionally it is expected to have
pkg-config around to
Some systems may require additional development packages for the libraries.
nettle-dev or similar.
Building and installing is very easy. Just run:
This will place an executable at
nthash with the password on standard input. Please not that
nthash does not strip new lines from input. You may want to use
$ echo -n test | nthash 0cb6948805f797bf2a82807973b89537
This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.