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Tool and Usage

Project details
Programming languagePython
AuthorJordan Potti
Latest releaseNo release found

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Why this tool?

AWSBucketDump is a security tool to find interesting files in AWS S3 buckets that are part of Amazon cloud services. These storage containers may have interesting files, which a tool like AWSBucketDump can discover.

How it works

AWSBucketDump is using a Python script to parse a list of names. Using that list it tries to guess valid bucket names. Using a keywords list the most interesting items can be filtered from the results.

Usage and audience

AWSBucketDump is commonly used for configuration audit, discovery of sensitive information, or security assessment. Target users for this tool are security professionals.


  • Command line interface

Example usage and output

usage: [-h] [-D] [-t THREADS] -l HOSTLIST [-g GREPWORDS] [-m MAXSIZE]

optional arguments:
-h, --help show this help message and exit
-D Download files. This requires significant diskspace
-d If set to 1 or True, create directories for each host w/ results
-t THREADS number of threads
-g GREPWORDS Provide a wordlist to grep for
-m MAXSIZE Maximum file size to download.

python -l BucketNames.txt -g interesting_Keywords.txt -D -m 500000 -d 1

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + More than 500 GitHub stars
  • + The source code of this software is available


  • - No releases on GitHub available

Author and Maintainers

AWSBucketDump is under development by Jordan Potti.


Supported operating systems

AWSBucketDump is known to work on Linux.


Several dependencies are required to use AWSBucketDump.

  • argparse
  • requests
  • xmltodict

AWSBucketDump alternatives

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Related tool information


This tool is categorized as a Amazon S3 bucket scanner and AWS security tool.

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