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Submission + - Cracking PGP in the Cloud (electricalchemy.net)

pariax writes: So you wanna build your own massively distributed password cracking infrastructure? Electric Alchemy has published a writeup detailing their experiences cracking PGP ZIP archives using brute force computing power provided by Amazon EC2 and a distributed password cracker from Elcomsoft. Full article at http://news.electricalchemy.net/2009/10/cracking-passwords-in-cloud.html
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Cracking PGP in the Cloud

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