Archive | Windows Hacking


08 March 2007 | 43,942 views

PReplay – A pcap Network Traffic Replay Tool for Windows

There are not many good tools for replaying traffic, most people use WireShark (formely known as Ethereal) for capturing the traffic, but what happens if you want to take that capture and reply it over the wire? Someone has this problem so they decided to code their own solution, thankfully for us! There are quite […]

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07 March 2007 | 7,692 views

Microsoft’s Live OneCare the WORST Anti-Virus Solution

An Austrian web site called AV Comparatives has done an ‘independent‘ test of 17 different Anti-Virus products and released the results online. On this site you will find independent comparatives of Anti-Virus software. All products listed in our comparatives are already a selection of some very good anti-virus products. In order to get tested by […]

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02 March 2007 | 8,303 views

Handy Recovery for Recovering Deleted Data on Windows

Handy Recovery is pretty neat software, there is occasions when I’m using Windows and I need to recover something or I’ve deleted something by mistake (I have a habit of using SHIFT+DEL so it’s not even in the recycle bin. I usually use Active Undelete and was pretty happy with it, I got a chance […]

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26 February 2007 | 19,021 views

ADTool – Active Directory Domain Listing Tool

ADtool is a neat tool to help you list all the machines that are part of an Active Directory driven domain or network. It is intended to help pentesters and admins in their day to day work, there are some other tools that can accomplish the work for listing domain servers, but unfortunately all other […]

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07 February 2007 | 3,568 views

Secunia Releases Software Inspector

Feature Overview – The Secunia Software Inspector: Detects insecure versions of applications installed Verifies that all Microsoft patches are applied Assists you in updating your system and applications Runs through your browser. No installation or download is required. How Does it Work: The Secunia Software Inspector relies on carefully crafted “Secunia File Signatures” to recognise […]

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31 January 2007 | 9,451 views

Visa Security Flaws Prior to Consumer Release

Now Vista is actually out we haven’t heard much about it, before it’s commercial release however there was a lot of flaws released and discussion about the (in)security of the OS. The architecture does seem a lot better.. But still it’s from Microsoft, how long until we get a remote root exploit giving the highest […]

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11 January 2007 | 5,309 views

Microsoft Word 0-day Exploits – QUESTION.DOC

There’s been quite a few Microsoft related exploits recently, but not in Windows, people have moved their focus towards the application layer and the top of the OSI stack. This time it was a 0-day Vulnerability in Microsoft Word. The original news comes from SANS Internet Storm Center Diary (ISC). Microsoft has reported Word 2003, […]

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06 January 2007 | 33,842 views

LMCrack – Windows LanMan Hash Cracker Tool with Download

As a security consultant, job functions include Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Assessments. The aim of these types of engagements is to demonstrate risk to the customer. One of the steps involved in demonstrating risk is password auditing (“cracking”) in order to assess the strength and quality of passwords in use in the environment. On a […]

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05 January 2007 | 7,252 views

Serious Exploit in Windows Media Player (WMP)

Oh look! Another 0-day in Windows…this time in Media Player, there was a few in Word lately and the latest thing that just hit is an XSS flaw in PDF files online. I’ll report more on those later. The Windows Media Player library WMVCORE.DLL contains a potentially exploitable heap buffer overflow in its handling of […]

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02 January 2007 | 230,252 views

Cain & Abel – Download the Super Fast and Flexible Password Cracker with Network Sniffing

Cain & Abel is easily one of our favourite password crackers here at Darknet, especially because it’s oldskool but still under development, unlike most other projects which have been abandoned as time passed. Cain & Abel has some awesome stuff built in like native network sniffing and network password grabbing. Cain & Abel is a […]

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