Tools for Ethical Hackers

 

If you are using any Penetration Testing distribution like Kali Linux, BackBox, Lion Sec… you have many pentest tools. I guess that you can not miss or use all of them. I use Linux Ubuntu for Penetration Testing, so i usually install some powerful pentest tools.

 

[Assembly]
Hex-Rays IDA
FWrapper for IDA

[Password Crackers]
John The Ripper
Aircrack
Airsnort
RainbowCrack

[Packet Sniffers]
Wireshark
Kismet
kismac
Tcpdump
Ettercap
Dsniff
Ngrep
EtherApe
Nmap
SSLstrip

 
[Vulnerability Scanners]
Nessus
Sara
QualysGuard
SAINT

 
[Web Vulnerability Scanners]
Nikito
Paros Proxy
Webscarab
Whisker/libwhisker
Burpsuite
W3af

 

[Wireless Tools]
Kismet
Kismac
Aircrack
Airsnort
Cowpatty

 
[Vulnerability Exploitation Tools]
Metasploit Framework

 
[Packet Crafting Tools]
Hping2
Scapy
Nemesis
Yersinia