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CmosPwd is a cross-platform tool to decrypt password stored in CMOS used to access a computer’s BIOS setup.
This application should work out of the box on most modern systems, but some more esoteric BIOSes may not be supported or may require additional steps.
How to install:
sudo apt install cmospwd
A cmos/bios password recovery tool
root@kali:~# cmospwd -h CmosPwd - BIOS Cracker 5.0, October 2007, Copyright 1996-2007 GRENIER Christophe, [email protected] http://www.cgsecurity.org/ Usage: cmospwd [/k[de|fr]] [/d] cmospwd [/k[de|fr]] [/d] /[wlr] cmos_backup_file write/load/restore cmospwd /k kill cmos cmospwd [/k[de|fr]] /m* execute selected module /kfr french AZERTY keyboard, /kde german QWERTZ keyboard /d to dump cmos /m0010011 to execute module 3,6 and 7 NB: For Award BIOS, passwords are differents than original, but work.
Updated on: 2023-Mar-08