Advice 1: How to find the password using cookies

Cookies serve the user, not only for faster loading of frequently visited pages. Remote servers sites yourself retain certain information on the user's computer for further convenient work on data exchange. Files can also be used in order to find the password and user ID on a particular server.
How to find the password using cookies
You will need
  • computer;
  • browser;
  • - third-party software for storing passwords (if you have Opera or IE).
Instruction
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If you have Mozilla Firefox and it had enabled the recording of cookies find out saved usernames and passwords directly in the program. To do this, click the browser menu "Tools" at the top of the page. Select the system settings. You will see a large window with multiple tabs, click the one that is called "Protection".
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Click the menu on the button "Saved passwords" will appear a new window with the list of available logins for different resources that you have saved in the process of working with them. Click "Show passwords". You can also protect this information by selecting in the same menu set the password.
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If you have Opera browser, you'll be able to only learn the names of the accounts, to do this, open tools, password Manager and view all available logins. In order to know the stored password, try using the install additional software, e.g., Opera Password Recovery. Please note that no third party software will not guarantee you full safety of your personal data, so in this case, the better to remember passwords independently.
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If you have installed Google Chrome, open the settings of its parameters by clicking the appropriate icon on the toolbar. Go to the "Advanced" tab, click "Show Cookies."
5
If you use standard Internet Explorer, use the simplest tool to get the password from the temporary file BehindTheAsterisks. It's a free program with an intuitive interface that provides the user with a feature to show password instead of asterisks. The program is available for other browsers.
Note
Be careful when entering login and password in the browser window, make sure that the address bar is the correct server name, which the account belongs.
Useful advice
As often as possible clean your browser cookies and try yourself to remember your passwords of accounts.

Advice 2: How to get a password from the browser

Modern programs browsers remember for all of us: our favorite pages, all visited us for a long time, passwords to various sites – mail, games, social networking. As it is convenient to go to the site and not to think about the introduction of login and password! But it is sometimes necessary to reinstall the system and all passwords from the program memory to return to its.
How to get a password from the browser
You will need
  • - computer with Internet access
  • browser
Instruction
1
Run Mozilla Firefox, in order to recover the passwordsaved in the browser, select Tools. Select the menu item "Settings", go to the tab "Protection", click the "Saved passwords". In this window you can see all the passwords stored in the browser, highlight it and click "show".
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Download a program that will allow you to show saved passwords in the program Opera - UnWand - the Program for viewing of passwords (Wand - Scepter) to Opera, and Opera password recovery 3.5.1.225 to Find her is not difficult. Install the program on your computer, run the program. Select the option password recovery: automatically from the rod automatically from mail by hand from the rod, manually from mail mixed option. Click "Next". Box appears scan in the next window you must specify the location of the program Opera, and click next. The program will scan this folder and display saved passwords.
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Download a program that can display passwords in the browser, not just Opera, or Mozilla, but many other browsers – Multi Password Recovery. To download, go to the official website of the program – http://passrecovery.com/ru/index.php. Download and install to your computer this software. During the installation the program prompts you to verify the update, press "OK". Run the program from the main menu. To the left will appear a menu where you can select the desired program to recover the password. For example, the Internet Explorer browser, select it from the list on the right side of the program window will be displayed saved in the browser passwords.
4
To recover password from browser using another program, go to http://www.nirsoft.net/, select and download any program from there. Their function is similar to the previous described programs.

Advice 3: How to know the server password

Hacks servers happen every day. Hackers are aware of hundreds of loopholes through which you can obtain a particular level of access to the server. In some cases, vulnerabilities could allow access to sensitive user data, sometimes a hacker does gets full control over the resource. How to protect yourself from hacker attacks?
How to know the server password
Instruction
1
To protect the server from hacking, you must know the main methods of hacker attacks. Closing possible loopholes, you greatly increase the security of your resource. All the following is of no interest to hackers (they know everything about that), but can be useful for server operators.
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How is the attack on the server? First of all a hacker is trying to understand what software is installed on it. For this purpose, he may access located on the server site and enter an incorrect query. In response to this request is incorrectly configured server issues an error message and accompanies him about this text: Apache/2.2.14 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.14 OpenSSL/0.9.8 e-fips-rhel5 mod_auth_passthrough/2.1 mod_bwlimited/1.4 FrontPage/5.0.2.2635 Server at www.имя_server.com Port 80.
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For a hacker this information can be very useful – it sees the version of the installed the HTTPserver (Apache/2.2.14) and versions of other programs and services. Now he can look for exploits (malicious codes) under the vulnerability of the versions of these services. And if your system administrator has not closed the existing loopholes, the hacker can access the computer. A properly configured server should not give any information, or can display deliberately distorted.
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One of the simplest ways of hacking, often giving the result, is the view of the server folders. Very often administrators forget to set rights to view them, so the hacker, identifying the structure of the site with appropriate tools, easily opens not intended for viewing folders. If the administrator is a newbie, a hacker can find these folders contain a lot of useful information. For example, the username and password of the administrator. The password is usually encrypted with md5 algorithm, but there are a lot of services for decryption. As a result, the hacker has full control over the site. Conclusion: expose read permissions on the files and opening folders.
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Very often, hackers break into the database, using found sql vulnerability. There are special utilities, greatly facilitate the "work" of a hacker. With their help, in a matter of minutes is determined by the vulnerability, then the definition of the name of the database, we calculate the table name and column, then the hacker has full access to data stored in the database of information – such as logins and passwords, data, credit cards, etc.
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Be sure to test your resources for the presence of sql vulnerabilities, for this you can use a hacking program. For example, NetDeviLz SQL Scanner. Enter in the program the address of your website, click. If there is a vulnerability site address appears in lower window.
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Fairly common situation, when an administrator uses a very simple passwordwhich is easy to selecting. For this purpose, special programs bruteforcer, searching password using dictionaries or according to special algorithms. Your password must be at least 8 characters to be entered in different registers and include letters, numbers, and special characters@,$, etc.
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Check your resources for the presence of XSS vulnerabilities, they are very common. Using this loophole, the hacker can get your cookies. Substituting them instead of my own, it is easy to enter the site under your account. To check your resources for possible vulnerabilities take advantage of a completely legal program XSpider.
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