Oh boy! This post is going to be interesting as it is about an interesting topic - mobile bootloaders. Specifically, this post is about BootStomp, which helps you find vulnerabilities in the bootloader. All of us know; as the name suggests, that bootloader is a program loads the operating system. It does so by accessing the non-volatile memory to load the operating system into the RAM. You also might be aware that bootloaders come in two flavours - digitally locked and unlocked.A locked Read more about BootStomp: Find Mobile Device Bootloader Vulnerabilities
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Wow I seem to have missed a lot of updates lately. This time, I missed an update about WPXF. We now have the WordPress Exploit Framework v1.6.1 amongst us! This new version among other things updates a major bug that occurred while updating the framework and adds multiple new modules and payloads! Read more about UPDATE: WordPress Exploit Framework v1.6.1!
I seem to have missed about two updates made to the this mass audit toolkit. My last post about the Leviathan Framework can be found here. We now have the latest - Leviathan Framework v0.1.2! Read more about UPDATE: Leviathan Framework v0.1.2!
This post is about PowerSAP, a tool that was included in this years BlackHat Arsenal. What I like about this tool is that it does not try to re-invent the wheel and yet keeps it's source code open for all of us to see and understand. The author @_Sn0rkY is upfront about this and mentions this in the tool description itself. Read more about PowerSAP: A PowerShell SAP Security Assessment Tool!
If you remember, I had posted about this Red Teaming Hardware Implant in an earlier post. It now happens that it was updated and we now have WarBerryPi Version 5! As you remember, it is a Raspberry Pi based hardware implant allowing you to be stealthy during red teaming scenarios, exfiltrating information with speed. Read more about UPDATE: WarBerryPi Version 5!
About a month and half ago, Nmap 7.50 was released. Today, a few minutes ago - Nmap 7.60 was made available with SSH support, improved SMB2/SMB3 support by Paulino Calderon (@calderpwn), addition of 14 NSE scripts and a new Npcap version. Nmap is now the default tool to discover services running on a remotely connected system. None of us really need any introduction to this very popular “network mapper“. Read more about UPDATE: Nmap 7.60 Now Available!
Distributions such as Kali Linux make it easier for us to carry out our penetration tests, vulnerability assessments, digital forensics gigs and wireless assessments. However, there are very few tools on such distributions that help you test the security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices as it needs bit of a customization. We now have AttifyOS to fill in the gap and help us test IoT security. Read more about AttifyOS: IoT Devices Testing Distribution!