Tag Archives: brute force

Denyhosts – Thwart SSH Dictionary Based Attacks and Bruteforce

DenyHosts is a python program that automatically blocks ssh attacks by adding entries to /etc/hosts.deny. DenyHosts will also inform Linux administrators about offending hosts, attacked users and suspicious logins.

BruteX – Automatically BruteForce Running Services

BruteX is an automated tool to run brute force against all services running on a target.

parameth – Brute Discover GET and POST parameters

parameth is a tool that can be used to brute discover GET and POST parameters.

Patator – Multi-purpose Brute-forcer

Patator was written out of frustration from using Hydra, Medusa, Ncrack, Metasploit modules and Nmap NSE scripts for password guessing attacks.

Leviathan – Wide Range Mass Audit Toolkit

Leviathan is a mass audit toolkit which has wide range service discovery, brute force, SQL injection detection and running custom exploit capabilities.

New Release – OCLHashcat 1.30

Over this week a new release have been announced for OCLHashcat. this tool is widely used for penetration testing and password recovery. the new version is OCLHashcat 1.30 has an improvement in the performance with additional  algorithms. New algorithms are:

Scylla – Framework for Penetration Testing

Scylla is another tool that you can use for penetration testing protocols used by different applications. Scylla works with three basic stages, the pre-hack stage where the tool can readily obtain information about the remote application without resorting to brute-force