Archive | September, 2011


29 September 2011 | 10,151 views

Multi Threaded TCP Port Scanner For Linux & Windows

This tool is exactly what it says, it’s a Multi Threaded TCP Port Scanner with possibility to scan 65535 TCP ports on an IP address. You can specify how many threads to run and the timeout. It will tell you the MAC address of the target and the service running – works on both Linux [...]

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27 September 2011 | 8,556 views

MySQL.com Compromised & Spreading Malware

The latest story doing the rounds is that MySQL.com got hacked and was serving malware which put it on the Google malware block list. It appears to be in the clear now though and it’s accessible again via Google. It seems to be a similar case with that of the recent Linux.com and Kernel.org hacks [...]

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20 September 2011 | 13,354 views

NetworkMiner v1.1 Released – Windows Packet Analyzer & Sniffer

NetworkMiner is a Network Forensic Analysis Tool (NFAT) for Windows. NetworkMiner can be used as a passive network sniffer/packet capturing tool in order to detect operating systems, sessions, hostnames, open ports etc. without putting any traffic on the network. NetworkMiner can also parse PCAP files for off-line analysis and to regenerate/reassemble transmitted files and certificates [...]

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19 September 2011 | 7,735 views

Google Patches 32 Chrome Browser Bugs & Releases Version 14

Google and their Chrome browser have really been stepping things up lately when it comes to security and browsing, we reported not along ago on Google Chrome To Protect Users Against Malicious Executables. Also since we reported on the Chrome bug bounty program back in February 2010 – Google Willing To Pay Bounty For Chrome [...]

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16 September 2011 | 9,411 views

Coliseum Lab By eLearnSecurity – Web Application Security Lab

Coliseum Labs is a revolutionary new product by eLearnSecurity, it’s a 100% practical training device for people wanting to learn more about penetration testing. Basically Coliseum is a framework which allows students to learn web application security through 100% practical hands on training. With the specially crafted web applications ready for you to study, hack [...]

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15 September 2011 | 12,309 views

Lilith – Web Application Security Audit Tool

LiLith is a tool written in Perl to audit web applications. This tool analyses webpages and looks for html form tags , which often refer to dynamic pages that might be subject to SQL injection or other flaws. It works as an ordinary spider and analyses pages, following hyperlinks, injecting special characters that have a [...]

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14 September 2011 | 9,117 views

WAVSEP – Web Application Vulnerability Scanner Evaluation Project

The author of WAVSEP (Shay Chen) e-mailed quite some time back about this project, but I have to say I honestly didn’t have time to look at it back then. It popped back up on my radar again when it was mentioned by the author of – Arachni v0.3 – his tool did extremely well [...]

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13 September 2011 | 9,381 views

Script Kiddies Lay Claim To NBC News Twitter Account Hack

There was a bit of a buzz on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 when the NBC News Twitter account was hacking and started posting updates regarding a repeated terrorist attack against ground zero. It only lasted a few minutes but as the account has 120,000 followers – it caused quite a stir. It’s not known [...]

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06 September 2011 | 19,715 views

winAUTOPWN v2.7 Released – Windows Autohacking Tool

I’ve always been skeptical about this tool, especially seen as though the first version was released on April Fools day in 2009, anyway it’s 2 years later now and it still seems to be around so I think it’s worth publishing an update. If any of you have actually tested this tool out, do drop [...]

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