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    Thread: using hashcat to generate file-checksums
Post: RE: using hashcat to generate file-checksums

thanks undeath! especially for pointing me towards "merkle-damgard construction", now it's much more clear why sha2 (and below) aren't made for gpu/parallel execution I was hoping it would be a matte...
gmk General Talk 4 10,094 01-21-2018, 08:01 PM
    Thread: using hashcat to generate file-checksums
Post: RE: using hashcat to generate file-checksums

thanks for the heads up! But isn't pcie bandwidth usually more abundant than disk bandwidth? 8x pcie 2.0 lanes or 4x pcie 3.0 lanes should be around 4 GigaBytes per Second, in each direction. freein...
gmk General Talk 4 10,094 01-21-2018, 02:04 PM
    Thread: using hashcat to generate file-checksums
Post: using hashcat to generate file-checksums

it's not the intended purpose of hashcat, but can it (or any of its tools) be used to generate checksums of files, leveraging gpu? Preferably sha256 or higher. My guess is no, but I'd love to be wr...
gmk General Talk 4 10,094 01-21-2018, 12:42 PM