Tools starting with L

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

larp

Larp is a tool to perform ARP poisoning on the network. It is written in Python and can be used for security assessments.


Latest release: 0.1.2 [May 20, 2019]

LaZagne

The LaZagne project is an open source tool to retrieve passwords stored on a local system. It uses different techniques to obtain passwords from well-known applications.


Latest release: 2.4.3 [Sept. 16, 2019]

Lemur

Lemur manages TLS certificate creation and the underlying process that is required. It acts as a broker between a certificate authority (CA) and the environment

Leviathan Framework

Leviathan is a security tool to provide a wide range of services including service discovery, brute force, SQL injection detection, and exploit capabilities.

LFI Freak

LFI Freak is a tool to help finding and exploiting local file inclusions (LFI). It has a particular focus on using PHP Input, PHP Filter, and Data URI methods.

LFI Suite

LFI Suite is a security tool to automate the scanning and exploitation of Local File Inclusion vulnerabilities. It uses a wide range of attack methods to achieve this goal. This tool would be useful to penetration testers for security assignments.

libewf

The libewf library provides access to files in the Expert Witness Format (EWF). This allows toolkits using the libewf library to read or create disk images. An analyst can use this for further investigation during a forensics assignment.

LIEF

LIEF is a library to analyze executable formats like ELF, MachO, and PE. It can be used during reverse engineering, binary analysis, and malware research.

LinEnum

LinEnum can be used during penetration tests to perform scripted local Linux enumeration and check for privilege escalations.

LMD

Linux Malware Detect (LMD) is a malware scanner for systems running Linux. The open source software project is released with the GPLv2 license.


Latest release: 1.6.4 [April 15, 2019]

LogonTracer

LogonTracer is a tool to investigate malicious logins from Windows event logs with visualization capabilities. Read how it works in this review.


Latest release: 1.3.1 [June 15, 2019]

Loki

Loki is security tool to find so-called indicators of compromise (IOC). It does this by scanning files and then uses pattern matching.


Latest release: 0.30.4 [Oct. 16, 2019]

LPFW (LeoPard FloWer)

LUNAR

LUNAR is a security scanner that runs on a Linux system or other flavors of Unix. It provides insights on what can be done to harden the system.

Lynis

Lynis is a security auditing tool for systems running Linux, macOS, or Unix. It can be used for security assessments and configuration audits.


Latest release: 2.7.5 [June 24, 2019]
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