Eraser - Windows Secure Erase Hard Drive Wiper

Eraser – Windows Secure Erase Hard Drive Wiper

Eraser is a hard drive wiper for Windows which allows you to run a secure erase and completely remove sensitive data from your hard drive by overwriting it several times with carefully selected patterns. Eraser is a Windows focused hard drive wiper and is currently supported under Windows XP (with Service Pack 3), Windows Server […]

Topic: Privacy
Insecure software versions are a problem

Web Security Stats Show XSS & Outdated Software Are Major Problems

Netsparker just published some anonymized Web Security Stats about the security vulnerabilities their online solution identified on their users’ web applications and web services during the last 3 years. Data-based stats like these, which are not based on surveys, can be pretty useful – at least to get a broad overview of what is going […]

Topic: Countermeasures
CTFR - Abuse Certificate Transparency Logs For HTTPS Subdomains

CTFR – Abuse Certificate Transparency Logs For HTTPS Subdomains

CTFR is a Python-based tool to Abuse Certificate Transparency Logs to get subdomains from a HTTPS website in a few seconds. You missed AXFR technique didn’t you? (Open DNS zone transfers), so how does it work? CTFR does not use dictionary attack or brute-force attacks, it just helps you to abuse Certificate Transparency Logs. What […]

Topic: Hacking Tools
testssl.sh - Test SSL Security Including Ciphers, Protocols & Detect Flaws

testssl.sh – Test SSL Security Including Ciphers, Protocols & Detect Flaws

testssl.sh is a free command line tool to test SSL security, it checks a server’s service on any port for the support of TLS/SSL ciphers, protocols as well as recent cryptographic flaws and more. testssl.sh is pretty much portable/compatible. It is working on every Linux, Mac OS X, FreeBSD distribution, on MSYS2/Cygwin (slow). It is […]

Topic: Security Software
Four Year Old libSSH Bug Leaves Servers Wide Open

Four Year Old libssh Bug Leaves Servers Wide Open

A fairly serious 4-year old libssh bug has left servers vulnerable to remote compromise, fortunately, the attack surface isn’t that big as neither OpenSSH or the GitHub implementation are affected. The bug is in the not so widely used libSSH library, not to be confused with libssh2 or OpenSSH – which are very widely used. […]

Topic: Exploits/Vulnerabilities
CHIPSEC - Platform Security Assessment Framework

CHIPSEC – Platform Security Assessment Framework For Firmware Hacking

CHIPSEC is a platform security assessment framework for PCs including hardware, system firmware (BIOS/UEFI), and platform components for firmware hacking. It includes a security test suite, tools for accessing various low-level interfaces, and forensic capabilities. It can be run on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and UEFI shell. You can use CHIPSEC to find vulnerabilities […]

Topic: Hardware Hacking