Bruteforcing Facebook Passwords

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Hi friends, today i’m going to talk about how a hacker can bruteforce a facebook passwords.

Prepping the attack

before we get started, we need to download this script that will allow a cracker to gain access to Facebook accounts. Here is the command to type to download the tool.

git clone https://github.com/imadoxhunter/Facebook-Bruter && cd Facebook-Bruter

Changing Permissions

We just downloaded the Facebook-Bruter now we need to change the permissions of the program so we can use it, so type in this command to do just that.

chmod +x Facebook-Bruter.pl

Now to run the program, just issue this command.

./Facebook-Bruter.pl

facebook-bruter

As you can see it’s very simple tool to use.

What you need to know before the attack

All you need to know to crack a facebook password is their email address, but.. you need a wordlist, the wordlist must contain their password.

How to generate a wordlist.

A word list can be generated using cupps or some other program that comes with Kali, there are heaps of wordlist generators.

Heres a link to cupps:

https://github.com/Mebus/cupp

To install cupps just type this.

git clone https://github.com/Mebus/cupp

This will download it from git hub.

HINT: The larger the wordlist the more chance you have of bruteforcing their password but it will take longer.

Let’s Crack

Here’s a quick video of me cracking a test account I created on facebook.

Cheers, if you like it please comment and subscribe to my youtube channel.

This should only be used for password recovery only!!


hackingplayground

I love to spending time with friends and family, in my spare time I like to play and design games. I'm also a researcher in ethical hacking and love helping others to learn all about the different types of threats in cybersecurity.

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