WS_FTP Password Decryptor is the FREE software to instantly
recover FTP login passwords stored by WS_FTP -
one of the popular FTP client application.
WS_FTP stores the password for all the past FTP sessions in the "ws_ftp.ini" file so
that user don't have to enter it every time. WS_FTP Password Decryptor
makes it easy to quickly scan & decrypt all these encrypted FTP login
It presents both GUI as well as command line interface which
will be useful for Penetration Testers
& Forensic investigators. You can
either use it to automatically recover the stored passwords
from local system or recover passwords from remote machine by
manually feeding WS_FTP "ws_ftp.ini" file.
on most of the Windows platforms starting from Windows XP to latest
operating system, Windows 10 version.
Instantly scan and recover all stored FTP login passwords from
Comes with both GUI interface
Useful for Penetration testers as well as Forensic
Recover WS_FTP passwords from local as well as remote system.
Save the recovered password list to HTML file for transferring to other system or for
Easier and faster to use with its enhanced user
friendly GUI interface.
Support for local Installation and uninstallation of the
Installation & Uninstallation
It comes with simple Instaler that helps you to install it locally
on your system for regular usage. It has intuitive setup 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)
Launch WS_FTP Password Decryptor after completion of
ext click on 'Start
Recovery' button and all ftp login passwords stored by WS_FTP will be recovered & displayed as shown in screenshot 1
By default passwords are not shown for security
reasons as it is sensitive data. However you can click on'Show
Password' button at the bottom to view these passwords.
Finally you can save all recovered password list to
file by clicking on 'Export to HTML' button.
You can also copy the "ws_ftp.ini" file from remote
machine and manually specify in the application to recover all the
stored FTP passwords.
Using Command-line Version
Here is the typical usage of command line version
WS_FTPPasswordDecryptor.exe "<output_file path>"
Here are some of the examples
password to text file in current directory
password to HTML file in current directory
password to TEXT file WS_FTPPasswordDecryptor.exe "c:\my
It automatically detects the mode (text or html) by using the extension
of the specified file (txt or html). By default (or if no extension is
specified) it uses the TEXT mode. For more examples refer to Screenshot
Screenshot 1:WS_FTP Password Decryptor is showing the
recovered ftp login passwords. Passwords are not shown being sensitive data, you can turn
on by clicking on 'Show Password' button below.
Screenshot 2: Command line usage of WS_FTPPasswordDecryptor
showing various examples.
Screenshot 3: Exported list of of recovered
ftp login passwords by
WS_FTPPasswordDecryptor in HTML format.
Version 3.0 : 10th Jun 2016
Mega 2016 release with support for new Windows 10 version. Added new feature to Installer to dynamically download latest version and also fixed the sizing problem with higher resolution computers.
Version 2.0 : 16th Jun 2014
Removed the 'show password' button to make it easier. Added quick download link.Improved GUI interface and also fixed few minor bugs.
Version 1.5 : 12th Jan 2013
Improved user interface with new cool banner and HTML reports.
Version 1.0 : 12th Sep 2011
First public release of WS_FTPPasswordDecryptor
WS_FTP Password Decryptor is not a hacking or cracking tool as it can recover only
your stored passwords. It cannot recover the passwords for other users
unless you have right credentials.
Like any tool its use either good or
bad, depends upon the user who uses it. However Author or
SecurityXploded is not
responsible for any damage caused due to misuse of this tool.