Cisco VPN password recovery program

Perry E. Metzger perry at
Wed Oct 19 10:29:19 EDT 2005

Via cryptome:

   The Cisco VPN Client uses weak encryption to store user and group
   passwords in your local profile file.  I coded a little tool to
   reveal the saved passwords from a given profile file.

If this is true, it doesn't sound like Cisco used a particularly smart
design for this.

Perry E. Metzger		perry at

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