How to steal passwords from web browsers – Windows 10 & Windows 7

University of South Wales: Information Security for Privacy

Sometimes, you’ll forget your password to a site.  In that situation WebBrowserPassView will find those forgotten passwords.  Alas, its dangerous in that it will detect your Paypal login ID and password too.  Use this tool with care.  Don’t put in on a USB and install it on a girlfriends laptop – as that’s called stalking.  Stalking is being weird, so don’t go there.

Step 1 – Download WebBrowserPassView

http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/web_browser_password.html

The tool works fine on Windows 10.  You may find that it’s detected as a Virus or dangerous tool and you’ll have to make an exception for it.

Step 2 – Install it and away she goes

The app will launch revealing all your forgotten login ID and passwords.

webbrowser-screenshot

Step 3 – Reused passwords.

At a guess, you’ll find that you’ve been reusing the same 3 passwords on various accounts.

That’s a no no.

Step 4 – Download and Install Browsing History…

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