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generate a unique and secure password for every website that you login to

Terminal - generate a unique and secure password for every website that you login to
sitepass() { echo -n "[email protected]" | md5sum | sha1sum | sha224sum | sha256sum | sha384sum | sha512sum | gzip - | strings -n 1 | tr -d "[:space:]" | tr -s '[:print:]' | tr '!-~' 'P-~!-O' | rev | cut -b 2-11; history -d $(($HISTCMD-1)); }
2009-10-01 20:14:57
User: syssyphus
generate a unique and secure password for every website that you login to

usage: sitepass MaStErPaSsWoRd example.com

description: An admittedly excessive amount of hashing, but this will give you a pretty secure password, It also eliminates repeated characters and deletes itself from your command history.

tr '!-~' 'P-~!-O' # this bit is rot47, kinda like rot13 but more nerdy

rev # this avoids the first few bytes of gzip payload, and the magic bytes.


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keepassx will generate passwords, and also store them securely. It is a nice program and worth checking out.

Comment by dstahlke 440 weeks and 5 days ago

pwgen is another good tool. Allows you customize the type and number of passwords you want to be generated.

Comment by chrisa 393 weeks and 5 days ago

I was just wondering, what is the program that has this command for use sitepass.

I looked around but couldn't really find it, I'm running Snow Leopard so hopefully I can compile it from scratch. Would be greatly appreciated.

Comment by unixmonkey94271 71 weeks and 2 days ago

its a function. you create a function / command in bash by using that syntax. e.g.

this_is_a_user_defined_command() {echo foo; }

Comment by syssyphus 71 weeks and 2 days ago

Oh snap! are you saying that these are just a bunch of GNU utilities commands?

Comment by unixmonkey94271 71 weeks ago

Your point of view

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