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How to install Hashcat on Ubuntu 22.04 | 20.04 LTS
Hashcat is for those who are in the computer security field and want to test the strength of the password to perform security audits. In short, it is an advanced password recovery tool that supports various hashing algorithms with extensive options for password cracking.
Till 2015 it was a propriety tool but later open-sourced. Here in this article, we learn the steps involved in installing Hashcat on Ubuntu Linux systems.
We are guiding how to install Hashcat on Linux, therefore you should be on Ubuntu 20.04, 22.04, or any other latest version. Also, the system must have an internet connection whereas to install packages you either need to have sudo access or root.