Hash-identifier usage in Kali Linux

It is simple to use the Command Line Interface (CLI) software. It helps to identify the different types of hashes used to encrypt data and especially passwords.

You can use this tool by simply writing the below command:


Just type the hash value and this tool identify the type of hash used to encrypt.


Hash: 8743b52063cd84097a65d1633f5c74f5
Type: MD5

Hash: b89eaac7e61417341b710b727768294d0e6a277b
Type: SHA-1

Hash: 7196759210defdc0
Type: MySQL323

Type: Whirlpool

Type: SHS-256

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Disclaimer: This tutorial is for educational purpose only. Individual is solely responsible for any illegal act.

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5 Responses

  1. Jack says:


  2. Beginner says:

    how to close it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!??????

    • Hugo Peters says:

      it would be nice to have a sparse output version so that one can cat a number of files and pipe it to this program to quickly see if a file contains any hashed.

  3. Eric says:

    Examples are great in this tutorial.

  4. Alana says:

    Hi to all, the contents present at this website are genuinely awesome for people experience,
    well, keep up the nice work fellows.

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