Tag Archive | "hacking-networks"


10 June 2009 | 8,072 views

FTPXerox v1.0 – FTP File Transfer Sniffer

This is an old tool, but still useful. I saw someone asking for a tool to grab FTP files from the wire without using something like Wireshark, which brought me to this tool – FTPXerox. FTPXerox grabs files that are transferred across the network using the FTP protocol. It was written to demonstrate the fact […]

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04 June 2009 | 60,685 views

WEPBuster – Wireless Security Assessment Tool – WEP Cracking

WEPBuster basically seems to be a toolkit that attempts to automate the tasks done by the various parts of the aircrack-ng suite. The end goal of course is to crack the WEP key of a given Wireless network. Features The main part of this is the autonomous nature of the toolkit, it can crack all […]

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09 April 2009 | 11,969 views

Interceptor – Wireless Wired Network Tap (Fon+)

The Interceptor is a wireless wired network tap. Basically, a network tap is a way to listen in to network traffic as it flows past. Most tools are designed to pass a copy of the traffic onto a specified wired interface which is then plugged into a machine to allow a user to monitor the […]

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07 April 2009 | 5,859 views

Webtunnel 0.0.5 Released – HTTP Encapsulation and Tunnel Tool

Webtunnel is a network utility that encapsulates arbitrary data in HTTP and transmits it through a web server. In that regard, it is similar to httptunnel, however, it has several key important differences: its server component runs in the context of a web server as a CGI application (with optional FastCGI support) so it does […]

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26 February 2009 | 24,562 views

SSLstrip – HTTPS Stripping Attack Tool

This tool provides a demonstration of the HTTPS stripping attacks that was presented at Black Hat DC 2009. It will transparently hijack HTTP traffic on a network, watch for HTTPS links and redirects, then map those links into either look-alike HTTP links or homograph-similar HTTPS links. It also supports modes for supplying a favicon which […]

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07 January 2009 | 7,513 views

Cisco Vulnerability Given ‘Write Once, Run Anywhere’ Treatement

This is an interesting development in router security, Cisco bugs have been popping up now and then – not that often – but usually when they do they are quite serious. The problem with them was you needed so many variations unless you were just targeting one specific router, with that specific version of IOS […]

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20 November 2008 | 13,109 views

ike-scan – IPsec VPN Scanning, Fingerprinting and Testing Tool

ike-scan is a command-line tool for discovering, fingerprinting and testing IPsec VPN systems. It constructs and sends IKE Phase-1 packets to the specified hosts, and displays any responses that are received. ike-scan allows you to: Send IKE packets to any number of destination hosts, using a configurable output bandwidth or packet rate. (This is useful […]

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30 October 2008 | 14,226 views

Sam Spade – Network Investigation Tool for Windows

Sam Spade is one of the oldest network security tools around in terms of a neat package containing a lot of stuff you need, it’s one of the first things I used when I got into information security and I was on a crusade against spammers and scammers. It has all kinds of useful tools […]

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13 October 2008 | 13,934 views

p0f – Advanced Passive OS Fingerprinting Tool

Ah can’t believe I haven’t posted about this one before, one of my favourite tools! It was a big breakthrough to have a passive OS-fingerprinting tool after relying on Nmap and Xprobe2 for the longest time. OS fingerprinting is a very important part of a pen-test during the information gathering stage. P0f v2 is a […]

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09 October 2008 | 17,776 views

NetStumbler – Windows Freeware to Detects Insecure Wireless Networks

Another one from the old school, this tool has been around forever since way before wardriving was fashionable and when people still used pringles cans for antenna boosting. It’s a favourite amongst Windows users, although it can’t do any real hacking (like breaking a WEP key) – it’s extremely fast and effecient in the detection […]

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