Tag Archives: open source

Tails 1.2 Released

Tails

New version of Tails 1.2 a linux distribution have been release with several new features and security patches.  TAILS (The Amnesic Incognito Live System) is based on debian operating system and have been used by Edward Snowden because it help

Viproy – VoIP Penetration Testing Kit

viproy

VoIP security testing is important to verify the quality of your system before it is moved into production. One of the tool that you can consider for pentest VoIP is Viproy.  This tool have been presented on DefCON and include

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

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

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

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

Volafox Mac OS X Memory Analysis Toolkit

Volafox is an open source toolkit that you can use for Mac OS X and BSD forensics. The tool is a python based and allows investigating security incidents and finding information for malwares and any malicious program on the system.