Ways to Defeat Steganography
- Decryption
– USENIX Security Workshop research
• Found that nearly 25% of all passwords are “weak”
passwords that are susceptible to dictionary attacks
– FZC – Fast Zip Cracker
• Fastest to crack:
– Short, one-word passwords
• Slower:
– Passwords that use combinations of letters, numbers, and
spaces
• Slowest:
– Long passwords that use a variety of punctuation symbols