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EvilAbigail - Automated Evil Maid Attack For Linux

EvilAbigail – Automated Evil Maid Attack For Linux

EvilAbigail is a Python-based tool that allows you run an automated Evil Maid attack on Linux systems, this is the Initrd encrypted root fs attack. An Evil Maid attack is a type of attack that targets a computer device that has been shut down and left unattended. An Evil Maid attack is characterized by the […]

Topic: Exploits/Vulnerabilities, Hacking Tools, Linux Hacking
BEURK - Linux Userland Preload Rootkit

BEURK – Linux Userland Preload Rootkit

BEURK is an userland preload rootkit for GNU/Linux, heavily focused around anti-debugging and anti-detection. Being a userland rootkit it gives limited privileges (whatever the user has basically) vs a superuser or root level rootkit. Features Hide attacker files and directories Realtime log cleanup (on utmp/wtmp) Anti process and login detection Bypass unhide, lsof, ps, ldd, […]

Topic: Linux Hacking, Malware
Linux kernel.org Hacker Arrested After Traffic Stop

Linux kernel.org Hacker Arrested After Traffic Stop

So it seems the alleged kernel.org hacker has finally been caught, kinda by accident after being stopped for a traffic violation. It was quite a high profile hack, especially in the open source community as anyone downloading kernel files during that period could have theoretically been compromised. It’s unlikely the kernel code was actually tampered […]

Topic: Linux Hacking, Malware
wildpwn - UNIX Wildcard Attack Tool

wildpwn – UNIX Wildcard Attack Tool

wildpwn is a Python UNIX wildcard attack tool that helps you generate attacks, based on a paper by Leon Juranic. It’s considered a fairly old-skool attack vector, but it still works quite often. The simple trick behind this technique is that when using shell wildcards, especially asterisk (*), the UNIX shell will interpret files beginning […]

Topic: Hacking Tools, Linux Hacking
glibc Exploit

The Linux glibc Exploit – What You Need To Know

So the Internet exploded this week with news of a pretty serious glibc exploit, something that everyone pays attention to as every Linux server uses this library and in some cases it can yield remote code execution. In basic terms the glibc DNS client (libresolv) is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow when the getaddrinfo() […]

Topic: Exploits/Vulnerabilities, Linux Hacking
LaZagne - Password Recovery Tool For Windows & Linux

LaZagne – Password Recovery Tool For Windows & Linux

The LaZagne project is an open source password recovery tool used to retrieve passwords stored on a local computer. Each software stores its passwords using different techniques (plaintext, APIs, custom algorithms, databases and so on). This tool has been developed for the purpose of finding these passwords for the most commonly-used software. At this moment, […]

Topic: Hacking Tools, Linux Hacking, Password Cracking, Windows Hacking