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hashcat build documentation


  • 1.3

Author: see docs/credits.txt

Building hashcat for Linux and macOS

Get a copy of the hashcat repository

$ git clone

Run "make"

$ make

Install hashcat for Linux

The install target is linux FHS compatible and can be used like this:

$ make install

If you install it, cached kernels, session files, restore- and pot-files etc. will go to $HOME/.hashcat/

Building hashcat for Windows

$ make win32 win64

= Enjoy your fresh hashcat binaries ;)