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Problem with “Expected Hash Value” in v2.8.3

A user has reported an issue with v2.8.3 (https://www.quickhash-gui.org/bugs/expected-hash-value-report-wrongly-on-single-file-hashing/) regarding a peculiarity with the "Expected Hash Value" field. This field was added a while ago, but another user requested that if the expected hash value is pasted after the file was hashed (whereas it was designed to be input before the file was hashed), the [...]

By | 2017-08-28T10:41:57+00:00 August 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

v2.8.3 Is Out Now (for all operating systems)

v2.8.3 of QuickHash is now available for Windows, Linux and Apple Mac OSX users. This version should, arguably, have been v2.9.0 because, for the first time in years, a new tab has been added offering a complete range of Base64 decoding. There's lots more improvements too. See the release notes and user manual for [...]

By | 2017-08-09T00:32:22+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Release Announcements|0 Comments

v2.8.3 Beta2 Available Now

v2.8.3 Beta2 is available now from Github (https://github.com/tedsmith/quickhash/releases/tag/v2.8.3) This beta contains further improvements most notably to the Base64 decoding tab such as more gracious error reporting and how it responds if the user decides to cancel a step etc. It now stops more gracefully rather than just violently showing you error messages and then [...]

By | 2017-07-26T17:40:25+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Base64 Decoding and Hashing Coming Soon

v2.8.3 has been in development for a few weeks and I was about to start thinking about getting it compiled and released, but then one user contacted me with quite a unique and good idea that I hadn't thought of before...Base64 decoding. As you may know, Base64 encoding can be used to convert files [...]

By | 2017-07-21T15:00:43+00:00 July 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

QuickHash forms part of training at Cal Poly in California

From time to time, I like to see where QuickHash has hit the news and tech bloggers. I was delighted to find today (a few weeks after publication I admit) a great and inspiring article at Mustang News (http://mustangnews.net) titled 'How cybersecurity is becoming a hot topic at Cal Poly' written by Brendan Matsuyama. [...]

By | 2017-05-31T23:41:29+00:00 May 31st, 2017|News|0 Comments

QuickHash v2.8.2 for all platforms is out

QuickHash v2.8.2 is out now for Windows, Linux and Apple Mac OSX. The instructions for use are contained inside the download, and the SHA-1 hashes for all the compiled binaries and also the zip packages are supplied. Download now for your platform from http://quickhash-gui.org/downloads/ To report bugs or problems, visit http://quickhash-gui.org/bug-tracker/   [...]

By | 2017-05-31T10:38:42+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Release Announcements|0 Comments

Quickhash v2.8.2 due soon

v2.8.2 is about ready for release. I just need to get it compiled for all three platforms. If you want to review the changes and the source code, head over to the Github page at https://github.com/tedsmith/quickhash.  Of most significant note, though, is the addition of a main menu that includes some basic functionality and [...]

By | 2017-05-30T23:15:37+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Release Announcements|0 Comments

QuickHash v2.8.1 Released for All Platforms

v2.8.1 out now for Windows, Linux and Apple Mac OSX, for both 32 and 64 bit architectures. Simply navigate over to the Downloads area : http://quickhash-gui.org/downloads/ and choose your download for your system. As always, Windows users are encouraged to just use the 32-bit executable file. Linux users must use either the 32-bit or [...]

By | 2017-05-09T15:41:03+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Release Announcements|0 Comments

Manny Fernandez over at Infosec Monkey blogs about QuickHash

I spotted this a little late, but  Manny Fernandez over at Infosec Monkey (http://www.infosecmonkey.com/2016/10/14/quickhash-multi-platform-hashing-tool/) blogged about QuickHash back in October 2016 with a very friendly and detailed description of QuickHash-GUI, and he also gives many reasons as to the scenarios that it can be useful. I only just found it after looking through some twitter [...]

By | 2017-04-11T23:27:33+00:00 April 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments