Linux, Windows, and Apple Mac GUI that enables rapid selection & hashing of files (individually or recursively), text and physical disks. Designed for Linux, but also available for Windows and now Apple Mac. MD5, SHA1, SHA256, SHA512 available. CSV\HTML\Clipboard output. Useful for verifying hashes of downloaded ISOs like Linux Mint, Ubuntu, Fedora etc.
A source directory can be hashed, then copied & reconstructed to a destination folder where the content is then hashed again (verification).
Selected file masks available (*.doc; *.xls etc).
Since v.2.4.0 Windows users are able to hash physical disks (SHA-1 only).
LINUX USERS NOTE : The Linux zip contains both 64 & 32 bit versions. Use the correct one for your system - 32 bit won't work on 64 bit OS and visa versa.
APPLE MAC USERS : v2.6.3 available since October 2015.
Also hosted with source code at https://github.com/tedsmith/quickhash/releases
- Recursive hashing, or hashing and copying to reconstructed directory directory and re-hashing in destination directory.
- Ability to hash physical disks in Windows and both physcial & logical disks if run in Linux (using root or sudo), e.g. /dev/hda or /dev/hda1
- Simple recursive hashing of all files in a selected directory and its sub-directories
- MD5/SHA1/SHA256/SHA512 algorithms available
- Designed as a GUI for Linux but also compiled for Windows
- Enables digital forensic practitioners or IT security staff to hash files at times when files have been extracted out from forensic software before or after transportation to non-forensic staff
- A simple non-confusing interface.
- Usually faster than mainstream hashing Windows tools
- Results can be exported to CSV text file, or a HTML web file, or clipboard or all
- ASCII and Unicode aware on both Windows (as of v2.3) and Linux (as of always)
- Drag and Drop available for individual files
- Full PDF manual with screenshots and explanation of all features.
- No installation. No wizards. No registration. Just double click and use, instantly.
- Open Source (please feedback any code improvements for future versions)