Python based command line tool for checking the Have I Been Pwned database.
These instructions will get you a copy of the project up and running on your local machine.
You'll need to have Python installed in order to run
pwnage.py. Start by downloading and installing the latest version of Python 3.
Note: pwnage.py has not been tested with Python 2 and will probably not work without changing some things.
After Python is installed, install the Requests library.
pip install requests
Download the latest version from GitHub using Git.
git clone https://github.com/zloether/pwnage.py.git
This will create a directory called pwnage.py and all the code will be in it.
python pwnage.py -h usage: pwnage.py [-h] [-a <account>] [-p <password>] [-v] Checks passwords against the Have I Been Pwned database https://haveibeenpwned.com optional arguments: -h, --help show this help message and exit -a <account>, --account <account> account to check against database -p <password>, --password <password> password to check against database -v, --verbose verbose output, useful for debugging issues
Trying a bad password
python pwnage.py -p password This password has been pwned 3645804 times!
Trying a better password
python pwnage.py -p "djf;hjdhfjk3;j4r436@@!" This password has not been pwned yet.
This project is licensed under the MIT License - see the LICENSE.md file for details