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Penetration Testing Tools

Information Gathering Tools

  • Fingerprinting
Name Owner Licence Platforms
httprint NetSquare Inc no cost for personal, educational and non-commercial use. Win, Lin, Mac, FreeBSD
httprecon Marc Ruef GPL Win
Netcraft Netcraft Inc N/A WebBased
WebRecon Aung Khant GPL WebBased

Configuration Management Testing Tools

  • SSL Testing
Name Owner Licence Platforms
OpenSSL OpenSSL Software Foundation Apache-style license Win, Lin, Mac, FreeBSD
SSL Digger Intel Corporation McAfee Software royalty-Free License Win, Windows .NET Framework
  • DB Listener Testing
Name Owner Licence Platforms
TNS Listener
Toad Dell Inc.

Authentication Testing Tools

  • Password Brute Force Testing
Name Owner Licence Platforms
Burp Intruder
Cain & Abel oxid Freeware Windows
John the Ripper
THC Hydra The Hacker's Choise Lin

Session Management Testing Tools

Name Owner Licence Platforms

Authorization Testing Tools

Data Validation Testing Tools

  • Fuzzers
  • SQL Injection Testing
  • XSS Testing
  • Buffer Overflow Testing
Name Owner Licence Platforms
Skipfish N/A Apache Linux
w3af NA GPL v2 Python required (cross platform)

Denial of Service Testing Tools

Web Services Testing Tools

Ajax Testing Tools

HTTP Traffic Monitoring

  • Web Proxies
Name Owner Licence Platforms
Burp Suite
Paros Proxy
Tamper Data
Suru Web Proxy
JS Commander
  • Sniffers

Encoders / Decoders

  • CAPTCHA Decoders
Name Owner Licence Platforms
The Captcha Breaker

Web Testing Frameworks

Name Owner Licence Platforms
w3af Andres Riancho and w3af team GPLv2 Windows, Linux
Websecurify GNUCITIZEN / Websecurify GPLv2 Windows, Mac OS, Linux
ZeroDayScan Free Online, Cloud

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