Ending The Year With A 650Gbps DDoS Attack

Ending The Year With A 650Gbps DDoS Attack

It seems that 2016 has been the year of immense DDoS attacks, many coming from Mirai. This seems to be a newcomer though ending the year with a 650Gbps DDoS attack. The Dyn DNS DDoS attack that some speculated reached over 1Tbps was probably the biggest, but this isn’t that far behind and it’s bigger […]

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Ettercap - A Suite For Man-In-The-Middle Attacks

Ettercap – A Suite For Man-In-The-Middle Attacks

Ettercap is a comprehensive suite for man-in-the-middle attacks (MiTM). It features sniffing of live connections, content filtering on the fly and many other interesting tricks. It also supports active and passive dissection of many protocols and includes many features for network and host analysis. Ettercap works by putting the network interface into promiscuous mode and […]

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DBShield - Go Based Database Firewall

DBShield – Go Based Database Firewall

DBShield is a Database Firewall written in Go that has protection for MySQL/MariaDB, Oracle and PostgreSQL databases. It works in a proxy fashion inspecting traffic and dropping abnormal queries after a learning period to populate the internal database with regular queries. Learning mode lets any query pass but it records information about it (pattern, username, […]

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Kiev Power Outage Linked To Cyber Attacks

Kiev Power Outage Linked To Cyber Attacks

A Kiev power outage last weekend in Ukraine has been linked to a cyber attack, which is worryingly similar to an attack that happened around the same time last year. Sub-stations and transmission stations have always been a weak point for nation-state attacks as EVERYTHING relies on them now. Plus with smart grids and remotely […]

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dnsteal - DNS Exfiltration Tool

dnsteal – DNS Exfiltration Tool

dnsteal is a DNS exfiltration tool, essentially a fake DNS server that allows you to stealthily extract files from a victim machine through DNS requests. dnsteal is coded in Python and is available on Github. Features dnsteal currently has: Support for multiple files Gzip compression supported Supports the customisation of subdomains Customise bytes per subdomain […]

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PowerShellArsenal - PowerShell For Reverse Engineering

PowerShellArsenal – PowerShell For Reverse Engineering

PowerShellArsenal is basically PowerShell for reverse engineering in a module format. The module can be used to disassemble managed and unmanaged code, perform .NET malware analysis, analyse/scrape memory, parse file formats and memory structures, obtain internal system information, etc. PowerShellArsenal is comprised of the following tools: Disassembly – Disassemble native and managed code. MalwareAnalysis – […]

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Microsoft Breaks Network Connectivity For Windows 8 & 10 Users

Microsoft Breaks Network Connectivity For Windows 8 & 10 Users

Microsoft breaks network connectivity for many Windows 8 and 10 users just in time for Christmas – what a lovely gift. It’s related to the network stack (obviously) but seems to be specific to DHCP, so if you statically assign your LAN addresses (like most of us probably do) then you’ll be alright. And if […]

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Fern Wifi Cracker - Wireless Security Auditing Tool

Fern Wifi Cracker – Wireless Security Auditing Tool

Fern Wifi Cracker is a Wireless security auditing and attack software program written using the Python Programming Language and the Python Qt GUI library, the program is able to crack and recover WEP/WPA/WPS keys and also run other network based attacks on wireless or ethernet based networks. The Software runs on any Linux machine with […]

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sslscan - Detect SSL & TLS Cipher Suites

sslscan – Detect SSL Versions & Cipher Suites (Including TLS)

sslscan is a very efficient C program that allows you to detect SSL versions & cipher suites (including TLS) and also checks for vulnerabilities like Heartbleed and POODLE. A useful tool to keep around after you’ve set-up a server to check the SSL configuration is robust. Especially if you’re in an Internet limited environment and […]

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