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Kali Linux Cookbook - Second Edition by Bob Perciaccante, Corey P. Schultz

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You have a username but not a password

In this section we will proceed having a known username but an unknown password:

  1. Open a terminal window in Kali by clicking the icon. 
  1. We will use a hydra to hunt for passwords using a wordlist. You will note that quite quickly we get a hit for the user we added: 
hydra -l penny -P /usr/share/wordlists/rockyou.txt ftp://192.168.56.104/
Hydra output screen

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