Category Archive: Social engineering

S.E.F. – Social Engineering Framework

S.E.F. is a framework to make social engineering easier for pentesters. This framework provides several tools to automate many of the mundane tasks that need to be performed when performing social engineering. It includeds the following tools: sefemails – generate a list of email addresses based on a list of names and email scheme sefphish …

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creepy

creepy is an application that allows you to gather geolocation related information about users from social networking platforms and image hosting services. The information is presented in a map inside the application where all the retrieved data is shown accompanied with relevant information (i.e. what was posted from that specific location) to provide context to …

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Maltego

Maltego is an open source intelligence and forensics application. Some consider Maltego an open source intelligence (OSINT) tool. It will offer you an interface for mining and gathering of information as well as the representation of this information in a easy to understand format. Coupled with its graphing libraries, Maltego allows you to identify key …

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Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET)

The Social-Engineer Toolkit (SET) is specifically designed to perform advanced attacks against the human element. SET was designed to be released with the http://www.social-engineer.org launch and has quickly became a standard tool in a penetration testers arsenal. SET was written by David Kennedy (ReL1K) and with a lot of help from the community it has …

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