Archive for the ‘Tools’ Category

Lynis v1.5.7- Security auditing and hardening tool

Hardening operating system is important to protect your environment against any compromise. one of the open source tools that you can use for hardening Unix and Linux based systems is Lynis. Lynis will run several hundreds of tests and perform an audit for your system so it will check the configuration files to find out [...]

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RpcView – Tool to explore RPC functionality

RpcView is a free tool that can be used to monitor and decompile all registered interfaces on windows operating system. Information provided by this tool include the following: the Pid of the process hosting this endpoint; the used protocol among which the main ones are ncacn_ip_tcp, ncacn_np and ncalrpc; the endpoint name depending of the [...]

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drozer- security and attack framework for Android

Android becomes a popular platform for developers and we see an increasing number of applications running on mobile devices that support this system. Technology have rapidly changed and security tools for making the assessment are also increasing.  drozer is a tool that can be used for Mobile device review , Secure development of applications, BYOD [...]

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SpiderFoot Remote Footprinting and Reconnaissance Tool

Footprinting your target is one of the first steps you run during a penetration testing. This will help to identify system configuration and applications used. One of the tools that you can use is spiderfoot. spiderfoot is a python based open source tool that will help in the pentest and scan domains and web content. This [...]

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DarunGrim- A Patch Analysis and Binary Diffing Tool

Security patches are always required to fix software vulnerabilities on different system. While it is always important to test the security patches for functionality of your system some more steps are required also to confirm that the package is the one you need to apply for fixing the vulnerability. DarunGrim is a tool that can [...]

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MITMER- MITM Testing Tool

Securing the traffic in your network is important to prevent MITM attack that can be used to sniff sensitive information on your network. Some users may require to open sensitive portals of the office to make their work remotely without verifying the security of the network used. if you need to use non trusted network [...]

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TNS Connection Profiler – Oracle Tool

TNS listener is a service that allows clients application to connect to oracle database. The service running on the database allows to log and control the connection and by default it uses port 1521/1526. Database administrator needs to restrict this port to only required applications by filtering IPs. Each connection over this service logs information [...]

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