Posts Tagged ‘opensource’

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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Cuckoo Sandbox- Automated Malware Analysis Framework

Cuckoo Sandbox is an open source tool that can be used to reverse malwares , exploits, documents and links. the program is written in Python and running in a virtual environment VirtualBox. the application starts by creating a clean snapshot of the system Next it will allow to monitor , record and investigate changes in [...]

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Nagios: Total Network Visibility

Constant monitoring of your entire network components can help in detecting different problems at an early stage especially that today all machines are critical and can’t afford even minimal downtime. Redundancy will give you time to recover a failure before having angry users trying to knock down your door, but it doesn’t free us from [...]

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Qubes OS: Security Over Virtualization

Qubes OS is a new operating system aims provide more safety measures to users; the idea behind this operating system is to protect users against new malware as it builds a Security Isolation technique based on the virtualization. To understand methods to secure OS Level there is three categories: 1) Security by Correctness (secure coding). [...]

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Protecting Windows operating System with the Help of Open-Source

Integrated security component on windows operating system are not enough this what has been indicated by many security professional. Windows firewall and other security functionality do not provide the required level of protection. For effectively protecting windows system we need to install third party software application such as Kerio WinRoute Firewal or WatchGuard Firewall with [...]

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Open-source All in one Security Solutions (Part 1)

Today we can find a different Linux distribution for protecting the network infrastructure. Most of them are based on the opensource software and provide a solid protection against viruses, network attacks and even spam filtering. But selecting perfect solution can take more time than to implement it. so this post comes to provide a clear [...]

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BackTrack 4 Final Edition

After approximately one year since the first beta version of BackTrack 4 has been released, today the Team has made the BackTrack 4 Final Release available for download. The Beta version was firstly introduced on February 2009 and we already listed the new features on SecTechno. BackTrack is an excellent collection of security tools for [...]

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