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Client for HIBP passwords api using K-Anonymity method

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This script uses the v2 api to check your password in a secure way (using the K-anonymity method)

The full Hash is never transmitted over the wire, only the first 5 characters. The comparison happens offline.

Special thanks to Troy Hunt (@troyhunt) for making this script possible.


pip install pywnedpasswords


Insert your password when asked.

the output will either be:

Password to check:
Found your password 47205 times.

or in case your password is not secure

Password to check:
Your password did not appear in PwnedPasswords yet.

© xmatthias 2018

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