Install hashcat on Mac OSX

About the App

Install the App

  1. Press Command+Space and type Terminal and press enter/return key.
  2. Run in Terminal app:
    ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" < /dev/null 2> /dev/null ; brew install caskroom/cask/brew-cask 2> /dev/null
    and press enter/return key.
    If the screen prompts you to enter a password, please enter your Mac's user password to continue. When you type the password, it won't be displayed on screen, but the system would accept it. So just type your password and press ENTER/RETURN key. Then wait for the command to finish.
  3. Run:
    brew cask install hashcat

Done! You can now use hashcat.

4 thoughts on “Install hashcat on Mac OSX

  • more, sorry…

    it also doesn’t work with just the:

    brew cask install hashcat
    Error: Cask ‘hashcat’ is unavailable: No Cask with this name exists.

    here is the full error
    Tapped 4387 formulae (4,657 files, 12.0MB)
    ==> Cleaning up /Library/Caches/Homebrew…
    ==> Migrating /Library/Caches/Homebrew to /Users/kimberly/Library/Caches/Homebre
    ==> Deleting /Library/Caches/Homebrew…
    Already up-to-date.
    ==> Installation successful!

    ==> Homebrew has enabled anonymous aggregate user behaviour analytics.
    Read the analytics documentation (and how to opt-out) here:
    https://docs.brew.sh/Analytics.html

    ==> Next steps:
    – Run `brew help` to get started
    – Further documentation:
    https://docs.brew.sh
    ==> Tapping caskroom/cask
    Tapped 0 formulae (3,881 files, 4.1MB)
    ==> brew cask install caskroom/cask/brew-cask
    ==> Creating Caskroom at /usr/local/Caskroom
    ==> We’ll set permissions properly so we won’t need sudo in the future
    Password:
    ==> Sorry, try again.
    Password:
    bugger% brew cask install hashcat
    Error: Cask ‘hashcat’ is unavailable: No Cask with this name exists.

    Thanks so much!

  • more, sorry…

    it also doesn’t work with just the:

    brew cask install hashcat
    Error: Cask ‘hashcat’ is unavailable: No Cask with this name exists.

    here is the full error
    Tapped 4387 formulae (4,657 files, 12.0MB)
    ==> Cleaning up /Library/Caches/Homebrew…
    ==> Migrating /Library/Caches/Homebrew to /Users/bugger/Library/Caches/Homebre
    ==> Deleting /Library/Caches/Homebrew…
    Already up-to-date.
    ==> Installation successful!

    ==> Homebrew has enabled anonymous aggregate user behaviour analytics.
    Read the analytics documentation (and how to opt-out) here:
    https://docs.brew.sh/Analytics.html

    ==> Next steps:
    – Run `brew help` to get started
    – Further documentation:
    https://docs.brew.sh
    ==> Tapping caskroom/cask
    Tapped 0 formulae (3,881 files, 4.1MB)
    ==> brew cask install caskroom/cask/brew-cask
    ==> Creating Caskroom at /usr/local/Caskroom
    ==> We’ll set permissions properly so we won’t need sudo in the future
    Password:
    ==> Sorry, try again.
    Password:
    bugger% brew cask install hashcat
    Error: Cask ‘hashcat’ is unavailable: No Cask with this name exists.

    Thanks so much!

  • So sorry.. one last note… hashcat-3.6.0 in installed in /libexec on 10.13.1

    Full Message Below->

    Help please…

    Error: Cask ‘hashcat-3.6.0’ is unavailable: No Cask with this name exists
    here is the full error
    Tapped 4387 formulae (4,657 files, 12.0MB)
    ==> Cleaning up /Library/Caches/Homebrew…
    ==> Migrating /Library/Caches/Homebrew to /Users/bugger/Library/Caches/Homebre
    ==> Deleting /Library/Caches/Homebrew…
    Already up-to-date.
    ==> Installation successful!

    ==> Homebrew has enabled anonymous aggregate user behaviour analytics.
    Read the analytics documentation (and how to opt-out) here:
    https://docs.brew.sh/Analytics.html

    ==> Next steps:
    – Run `brew help` to get started
    – Further documentation:
    https://docs.brew.sh
    ==> Tapping caskroom/cask
    Tapped 0 formulae (3,881 files, 4.1MB)
    ==> brew cask install caskroom/cask/brew-cask
    ==> Creating Caskroom at /usr/local/Caskroom
    ==> We’ll set permissions properly so we won’t need sudo in the future
    Password:
    ==> Sorry, try again.
    Password:
    bugger% brew cask install hashcat
    Error: Cask ‘hashcat’ is unavailable: No Cask with this name exists.

    Thanks so much!

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