Tag: Command Line Tool

srm – secure file deletion for posix systems

srm is a secure replacement for rm(1). Unlike the standard rm, it overwrites the data in the target files before unlinking them. This prevents command-line recovery of the data by examining the raw block device. It may also help frustrate physical examination of the disk, although it’s unlikely that it can completely prevent that type …

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MP3stego

MP3Stego will hide information in MP3 files during the compression process. The data is first compressed, encrypted and then hidden in the MP3 bit stream. Although MP3Stego has been written with steganographic applications in mind it might be used as a copyright marking system for MP3 files (weak but still much better than the MPEG …

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Alpine Linux

Alpine Linux is a community-developed operating system designed for x86 Routers, Firewalls, VPNs, VoIP and servers. Alpine Linux is and always will be free of charge. You do not pay any licensing fees. You can download, use and share Alpine Linux with anyone for absolutely nothing. Alpine Linux was designed with security in mind. It …

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BackBox Linux

BackBox is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. It has been developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments. Designed to be fast, easy to use and provide a minimal yet complete desktop environment, thanks to its own software repositories, always being updated to the latest stable version of the most used and best known …

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Windows ShellBag Parser (sbag)

sbag is a Windows registry parser that targets the Shellbag subkeys to pull useful directory and file artifacts to help identify user activity. There are binaries available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS-X. The Windows version allows one to parse hives resident from a live system. As background, the ShellBag information is a set of …

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regshot

Regshot is an open-source (LGPL) registry compare utility that allows you to quickly take a snapshot of your registry and then compare it with a second one – done after doing system changes or installing a new software product. http://sourceforge.net/projects/regshot/

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MDD

MDD is a physical memory acquisition tool for imaging Windows based computers created by the innovative minds at ManTech International Corporation. MDD is capable of acquiring memory images from Win2000, XP, Vista and Windows Server. Download MDD

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Justniffer

Justniffer is a network protocol analyzer that captures network traffic and produces logs in a customized way, can emulate Apache web server log files, track response times and extract all “intercepted” files from the HTTP traffic. It lets you interactively trace tcp traffic from a live network or from a previously saved capture file. Justniffer’s …

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SEANux

SEANux is an Ubuntu-based Linux distribution with a modified Gnome Shell interface, icons and GTK Theme. It is charged up with penetration testing tools and other useful applications for general purposes. http://seanux.sea.sy/#download

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