Cisco Password Decryptor : Free Tool to Recover Lost or Forgotten Cisco Router Password
Cisco Password Decryptor
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Cisco Password Decryptor is a free desktop tool to instantly recover your lost or forgotten Cisco Type 7 Router Password.

Cisco Router device allow three types of storing passwords in the configuration file. Here are the different password types

  • Cisco Type 0 Password: These passwords are stored in plain text
  • Cisco Type 5 Password: These passwords are stored as salted MD5 hash. Requires brute-force attack to recover password
  • Cisco Type 7 Password: These passwords are encoded using Cisco's private encryption algorithm & can be decrypted instantly.

Cisco Password Decryptor tool helps you to quickly recover Cisco Type 7 password.

It supports dual mode of password recovery.You can either enter the encrypted Cisco Type 7 password directly or specify the Cisco configuration file. In second case, it will automatically detect the Type 7 password from config file and decrypt it instantly.

This is very handy tool for all Cisco Administrators as well as penetration testers. It is successfully tested on both 32 bit & 64 bit windows systems starting from Windows XP to Windows 8.

  • Free Desktop tool to quickly recover Cisco 7 Type password
  • Supports direct password decryption or recovery from Cisco router configuration file.
  • Recovers password of any length & complexity
  • Automatically copy the recovered password to clipboard.
  • Very easy to use with nice GUI interface.
  • Fully portable and can be run directly on any system
  • Installer for local Installation & Uninstallation.
Installation & Un-installation
Cisco Password Decryptor comes with Installer to help in local installation & un-installation. This installer has intuitive wizard which guides you through series of steps in completion of installation.
At any point of time, you can uninstall the product using the Uninstaller located at following location (by default)
[Windows 32 bit]
C:\Program Files\SecurityXploded\CiscoPasswordDecryptor

[Windows 64 bit]
C:\Program Files (x86)\SecurityXploded\CiscoPasswordDecryptor
How to use?
It is very easy to use tool with its nice GUI interfaceusers.

Here are simple steps
  • Run 'Cisco Password Decryptor' on your system after installation.
  • Select 'Encrypted Password' option if you have the password else select 'Cisco Router Config File' if you have the Cisco configuration file.
  • Next enter the password or configuration file path based on the previous option
  • Finally click on 'Decrypt Password' button and tool will instantly display the decrypted password as shown in the screenshots below.
Screenshot 1: Cisco Password Decryptor is showing the recovered Password from the encrypted Cisco Type 7 Password
Screenshot 2: Showing Password recovered from the Cisco configuration file directly.

'Cisco Password Decryptor ' is designed with good intention to recover the Lost Router Password.

Like any other tool its use either good or bad, depends upon the user who uses it. However neither author nor SecurityXploded is in anyway responsible for damages or impact caused due to misuse of Cisco Password Decryptor .

Read our complete 'License & Disclaimer' policy here.

Release History
Version 3.0:  30th Jul 2015
New feature added to Installer to dynamically download latest version.
Version 2.5:  10th Jan 2015
Integrated Uninstaller into Windows Add/Remove Programs, now you can uninstall it in a standard way.
Version 2.0:  2nd Apr 2014
Support for automatically copying the recovered password to clipboard on success. Improved GUI interface with magnifying icon effects.
Version 1.5:  21st Apr 2013
Added Copy Button to quickly copy the decrypted password to clipboard
Version 1.0:  5th Mar 2013
First public release of Cisco Password Decryptor .
FREE Download Cisco Password Decryptor v3.0

License  : Freeware
Platform : Windows XP, 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8

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