KoreLogic's Password Cracking Contest at DEF CON

The Crack Me If You Can 2018 Contest Has Ended!

Team CynoSure Prime has won the Pro division.

Team Hash_Meltdown has won the Street division.

What: The premier annual password cracking contest sponsored by KoreLogic.

Where: DEF CON 26 - Las Vegas, NV, USA, and over the Internet

When: 48 hours, from 10 PM Las Vegas time (US/Pacific) Thursday, August 9th, 2018 to 10 PM LV time Saturday, August 11th.

Who: Anyone can play. Teams of people will do best.

Why: To help push the envelope of password cracking techniques / methodologies and to challenge all password crackers at their skill.

Winning: The team with the most points, wins.

Introduction and Rules

How to Register (The contest is now over.)

How to Submit Cracks (The contest is now over.)

Download Contest Hashes

Registered Teams

Stats and Scores

PGP key for submissions

PGP key for a human (defcon-2018-contest@korelogic.com)

Updates: Watch this site and @CrackMeIfYouCan for updates.