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Password Security Scanner v1.61

This utility scans the passwords stored by popular Windows applications (Microsoft Outlook, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and more...) and displays security information about all these passwords. The security information of every stored password includes the total number of characters, number of numeric characters, number of lowercase/uppercase characters, number of repeating characters, and password strength. You can use this tool to determine whether the passwords used by other users are secured enough, without watching the passwords themselves.

System Requirements
This utility works on any version of Windows, starting from Windows 2000 and up to Windows 10.

Supported Applications
Currently, Password Security Scanner scans the passwords of the following applications:

Internet Explorer 4.0 - 6.0
Internet Explorer 7.0 - 11.0
Mozilla Firefox (All Versions)
Mozilla Thunderbird
Google Chrome
Dialup/VPN passwords of Windows (Requires elevation)
MSN/Windows Messenger
Microsoft Outlook
Windows Live Mail
Yandex Web Browser
Vivaldi Web Browser
SeaMonkey Web browser.
Pale Moon Web browser.
Chromium-Based Edge Web browser
Opera Web browser (Version 15 or greater)
Windows Credentials Passwords (Requires elevation)

Support for more applications will be added in future versions.

Known Limitations

Password Security Scanner cannot scan the passwords of Firefox if they are protected by a master password.
The dialup passwords and Credentials passwords of Windows can only be detected if you run Password Security Scanner with Administrator privileges (elevation).

This download is for the 64bit version. If you need the 32bit version, download here.

Versions History

Version 1.61:

Fixed Password Security Scanner to decrypt the new password encryption on Opera Web browser.
Fixed to decrypt passwords of Firefox profile that uses both 3DES and AES-256.

Start Using Password Security Scanner
Password Security Scanner doesn't require any installation process or additional dll files. In order to start using it, simply run the executable file - PasswordScan.exe
After you run PasswordScan.exe, Password Security Scanner scans the passwords stored on your system, and then displays the security information of all found passwords inside the main window.
You can also go to the 'Advanced Options' window (F9) and choose to displays only insecure passwords with low number of characters or with low password strength value.

Columns Description

Item Name: The name of the item. For Web site passwords, the address of the Web site is displayed. For email passwords, the email address is displayed.
Password Type: The type of the password: Web Browser, Messenger, Email, or Dialup/VPN.
Application: The application that stores the specified password item: Microsoft Outlook, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and so on...
User Name: The user name that is used with the specified password item.
Password Length: The total number of characters in the password.
Numeric: The total number of numeric characters (0 - 9) in the password.
Lowercase: The total number of lowercase characters (a - z) in the password.
Uppercase: The total number of uppercase characters (A - Z) in the password.
Other Ascii: The total number of non-alphanumeric characters in the password.
Non-English: The total number of non-English characters in the password.
Repeating: The total number of repeating characters in the password. For example, if the password is abcdab, then the 'Repeating' value will be 2, because both a and b characters appears more than once.
Password Strength: The strength of the password, calculated according to number of parameters, including the total number of characters, number of repeating characters, type of characters used in the passwords, and more...
The numeric value displayed in this column represents the strength of the password, according to the following list:
1 - 7: Very Weak
8 - 14: Weak
15 - 25: Medium
26 - 45: Strong
46 and above: Very Strong
Windows User: The Windows user that owns the password. For most passwords, this column will display the current logged-on user. However, for Dialup passwords of Windows, you might also see the passwords of other Windows users, and in those cases, this column will display the Windows users that created the dialup password.

Translating Password Security Scanner to other languages
In order to translate Password Security Scanner to other language, follow the instructions below:

Run Password Security Scanner with /savelangfile parameter:
PasswordScan.exe /savelangfile
A file named PasswordScan_lng.ini will be created in the folder of PasswordScan utility.
Open the created language file in Notepad or in any other text editor.
Translate all string entries to the desired language. Optionally, you can also add your name and/or a link to your Web site. (TranslatorName and TranslatorURL values) If you add this information, it'll be used in the 'About' window.
After you finish the translation, Run PasswordScan.exe, and all translated strings will be loaded from the language file.
If you want to run PasswordScan without the translation, simply rename the language file, or move it to another folder.

This utility is released as freeware. You are allowed to freely distribute this utility via floppy disk, CD-ROM, Internet, or in any other way, as long as you don't charge anything for this and you don't sell it or distribute it as a part of commercial product. If you distribute this utility, you must include all files in the distribution package, without any modification !

The software is provided "AS IS" without any warranty, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The author will not be liable for any special, incidental, consequential or indirect damages due to loss of data or any other reason.

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