Pwned is a simple command-line python script to check if you have a password that has been compromised in a data breach. This script uses haveibeenpw
Pwned is a simple command-line python script to check if you have a password that has been compromised in a data breach. This script uses haveibeenpwned API to check whether your passwords were leaked during one of the many breaches of online services.
This API uses k-Anonymity model that allows a password to be searched for by partial hash in order to anonymously verify if a password was leaked without disclosing the searched password.
How pwned script works
# clone the repo $ git clone https://github.com/sameera-madushan/Pwned.git # change the working directory to Pwned $ cd Pwned # install the requirements $ pip3 install -r requirements.txt
python pwned.py -p <your password here>
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