Archive | June, 2008


16 June 2008 | 13,369 views

ArpON – ARP Handler Detect and Block ARP Poisoning/Spoofing

ArpON (Arp handler inspectiON) is a portable handler daemon with some nice tools to handle all ARP aspects. It has a lot of features and it makes ARP a bit safer. This is possible using two kinds of anti Arp Poisoning tecniques, the first is based on SARPI or “Static ARP Inspection”, the second on […]

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13 June 2008 | 3,111 views

May Commenter of the Month Competition Winner!

Competition time again! As you know we started the Darknet Commenter of the Month Competition on June 1st 2007 and it’s been running since then! We have just finished the twelfth month of the competition in May and are now in the thirteenth, starting a few days ago on June 1st – Sponsored by GFI. […]

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12 June 2008 | 9,695 views

New Zlob Trojan Alters Your Router Settings

Another new development in the malware arena, this new version of Zlob will actually log onto your router and change the DNS settings to hijack your traffic. Pretty interesting approach and it will work because 99% of people won’t change the default password on their routers. Let’s face it, have you changed it? A new […]

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11 June 2008 | 15,297 views

SIPVicious v0.2.3 – VoIP/SIP Auditing Toolkit

SIPVicious suite is a set of tools that can be used to audit SIP based VoIP systems. It currently consists of four tools: svmap – this is a sip scanner. Lists SIP devices found on an IP range svwar – identifies active extensions on a PBX svcrack – an online password cracker for SIP PBX […]

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10 June 2008 | 12,720 views

Virus Variant Extorts You by Encrypting Your Files

Malware authors are getting sneaky again, in the latest turn of events they have started encrypting your files and holding them at ransom! You have to pay up to get the ‘decryptor’ and get access to your files again. This is pretty dangerous…and cunning too. It’s not easily broken either, they are using RSA 1024-bit […]

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09 June 2008 | 45,399 views

OSWA Assistant – Wireless Hacking & Auditing LiveCD Toolkit

The OSWA-Assistant is a no-Operating-System-required standalone toolkit which is solely focused on wireless auditing. As a result, in addition to the usual WiFi (802.11) auditing tools, it also covers Bluetooth and RFID auditing. Using the toolkit is as easy as popping it into your computer’s CDROM and making your computer boot from it! This toolkit […]

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06 June 2008 | 8,741 views

Metasploit Site Hijacked by ARP Poisoning Attack

Crackers briefly hijacked hacking tools website Metasploit.com on Monday. Metasploit is an advanced open-source exploit development platform used by most pen-testers. A tool we often mention here on Darknet. On Monday the site was redirected to a page announcing the site was “hacked by sunwear ! just for fun“, as recorded by Sunbelt Software. Unidentified […]

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05 June 2008 | 18,437 views

Angry IP Scanner – Cross Platform Port Scanner

Angry IP scanner is a very fast IP address and port scanner. It can scan IP addresses in any range as well as any their ports. It is cross-platform and lightweight. Not requiring any installations, it can be freely copied and used anywhere. Angry IP scanner simply pings each IP address to check if it’s […]

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04 June 2008 | 4,678 views

‘Untraceable’ Phone Frauders Vishing for Credit Cards

Vishing, now there’s a new term for you. Basically its Phishing – but utilising VoIP call services, which makes it very easy to spoof the Caller ID. Even though Caller ID Spoofing was Made Illegal in the USA – people will still continue to do it, remember the FCC said it’s still easy to spoof […]

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03 June 2008 | 5,311 views

Sipflanker – Locate SIP (VoIP) Device Web Interfaces

SIP devices are getting to be very common now, especially with open source bundled OS offerings like Trixbox making it easy to setup your own digital or IP-PBX. Along with the frequent installations, many (if not most) VoIP devices have available a Web GUI for their configuration, management, and report generation. These Web GUIs are […]

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