Cracking Passwords via the GPU

Behold, the power of the graphics processing units of today. An article on our News page, courtesy of managing editor Kevin McCaney at our partner Government Computer News, describes a method for using the awesome processing power of GPUs to help hackers crack passwords. Your seven-character password is child's play to hackers. You have been warned.

Posted by Michael Domingo on 08/18/2010 at 11:59 AM


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