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Tool and Usage

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

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Usage and audience

Loki is commonly used for digital forensics, intrusion detection, or security monitoring. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.

Tool review and remarks

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


  • + Commercial support available
  • + More than 10 contributors
  • + More than 500 GitHub stars
  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Loki is under development by Florian Roth.


Supported operating systems

Loki is known to work on Linux, macOS, and Microsoft Windows.


Several dependencies are required to use Loki.

  • netaddr
  • psutil
  • pylzma
  • yara

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Project details
Latest release0.28.0 [2018-04-14]
LicenseGPLv3 or later
Last updatedApril 17, 2018

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