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Looking for new tools to extend your tool box? The top 100 list of best security tools is a great start.

Fail2ban


Fail2Ban is an intrusion prevention software framework that protects computer servers from brute-force attacks

Latest release: 0.10.0 [Aug. 9, 2017]

Faraday


Faraday is collaboration tool for pentest assignments and vulnerability management. It allows integration with a number of other security tools.

Latest release: 2.6.2 [Aug. 9, 2017]

Fierce


Fierce is a security tool that helps with DNS reconnaissance. It can locate non-contiguous IP space, but using DNS information.

Latest release: 1.2.0 [May 7, 2017]

fimap


fimap is a tool written in Python to find, prepare, audit, exploit local and remote file inclusion bugs in web applications.

Findsploit


Findsploit is a simple script to search both local and online exploit databases. Typically this is used by penetration testers during a security assignment.

Latest release: 1.5 [June 19, 2017]

FireHOL


FireHOL is promoted as an iptables stateful packet filtering firewall for humans. It also comes with FireQOS, which a bandwidth shaper based on tc.

Latest release: 3.1.5 [Sept. 17, 2017]
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flunym0us


Flunym0us is a security scanner for WordPress and Moodle installations. The tool tests the security of the installation by performing enumeration attempts.

Fuzzapi


Fuzzapi is a security tool to test a REST API using fuzzing. It can be used for security assessments and penetration tests.

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  • Masscan (high-performance port scanner)
  • Vane (WordPress vulnerability scanner)
  • MAT (removal of metadata)
  • Yosai (security framework for Python applications)
  • Wireshark (network traffic analyzer)
  • FireHOL (firewall config creator and manager)
  • wpsik (WPS scan and attack tool)
  • USBleach (disarms harmful USB storage)
  • opensvp (firewall testing tool)
  • The Sleuth Kit (toolkit for forensics)
  • MongoSanitizer (defense against MongoDB injection attacks)
  • YASAT (local security scanner)
  • Nmap (network and vulnerability scanner)
  • dnsteal (exfiltration tool via DNS requests)
  • pastemon (tool to monitor Pastebin)
  • BDA (vulnerability scan for Hadoop and Spark)
  • Scirius (Suricata rule management)
  • Spaghetti (web vulnerability scanner)
  • Suricata (network IDS, IPS and monitoring)
  • CIRCLean (USB stick and drives cleaner)
  • King Phisher (Phishing campaign toolkit)
  • Termineter (smart meter security framework)
  • pick (password manager)
  • jak (git encryption)
  • detectem (software enumeration)