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PWGen

Generator of cryptographically-strong passwords

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Description

PWGen is a professional password generator capable of creating large amounts of cryptographically-secure passwords or passphrases consisting of words from word lists. It uses a "random pool" technique to generate random data based on user inputs (keystrokes, mouse handling) and volatile system parameters. PWGen provides lots of options to customize passwords to the users' various needs. Additionally, it offers strong text encryption and the creation of random data files (e.g., key files).

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Features

  • Free and open-source software
  • Unicode support
  • Uses up-to-date cryptography
  • Numerous password options for various purposes
  • "Password hasher" functionality (similar to "Hashapass")
  • Generation of large amounts of passwords at once
  • Generation of passphrases composed of words from word lists
  • Generation of phonetic (pronounceable) passwords
  • Pattern-based password generation
  • Secure text encryption
  • Multilingual support
  • Unobtrusive, fully portable, runs on all 32-bit and 64-bit Windows versions

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User Reviews

  • delfic
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    Superb little program - thanks!

    Posted 12/20/2013
  • tfileme
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    Thanks for Pwgen-win, it's the best!

    Posted 05/12/2013
  • nolansanders
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    good work

    Posted 02/14/2013
  • calebbradley
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    pwgen-win works great

    Posted 01/20/2013
  • lukashamilton
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    Love pwgen-win

    Posted 12/19/2012
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Additional Project Details

Languages

Brazilian Portuguese, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish

Intended Audience

End Users/Desktop

User Interface

Win32 (MS Windows)

Programming Language

C++

Registered

2002-07-08
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