Bitscout alternatives

Looking for a better tool, or simply want to learn about alternatives? There is typically more than one option.

Alternatives (by tag)

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Alternative: The Sleuth Kit

The Sleuth Kit is a toolkit to investigate disk images and do forensic analysis on them.

The Sleuth Kit allows you to analyze volume and file system data on disk images. By its modular design, it can be used to carve out the right data, find evidence, and use it for digital forensics.

Project details

The Sleuth Kit is written in C.

Strengths

  • + More than 50 contributors
  • + More than 1000 GitHub stars
  • + The source code of this software is available
  • + Well-known tool

Typical usage

  • digital forensics

The Sleuth Kit project page

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Alternative: ThreatPinch Lookup

ThreatPinch is a Chrome extension to perform information lookups on data artifacts like domain names, hashes, IP addresses, and more.

Project details

ThreatPinch Lookup is written in JavaScript.

Strengths

  • + Many integration possibilities available

Weaknesses

  • - Unknown project license

Typical usage

  • information gathering
  • threat hunting

ThreatPinch Lookup project page

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Alternative: Volatility

Volatile memory framework used for forensics and analysis purposes. The framework is written in Python and runs on almost all platforms.

Volatility is a well-known tool to analyze memory dumps. Interesting about this project is that the founders of this project decided to create a foundation around the project. This foundation is an independent 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that maintains and promotes open source memory forensics with The Volatility Framework.

Project details

Volatility is written in Python.

Strengths

  • + More than 1000 GitHub stars
  • + The source code of this software is available
  • + Project is supported by a foundation

Typical usage

  • digital forensics

Volatility project page