PCredz 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: CIRCLean

CIRCLean is a hardware solution to clean documents from untrusted USB drives and sticks. The device automatically disarms harmful documents.

Project details

CIRCLean is written in shell script.

Strengths

  • + The source code of this software is available

Typical usage

  • data sanitizing
  • data transfers

CIRCLean project page

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Alternative: Metagoofil

Metagoofil is an information gathering tool with focus extracting any metadata from public documents.

Metagoofil will perform a search in Google based on the given domain name. Any public documents will be downloaded and analyzed. For this task it uses libraries like Hachoir, PdfMiner, and others. Useful details include username, software versions, hostnames, etc.

File types: pdf, doc, xls, ppt, docx, pptx, xlsx

Project details

Metagoofil is written in Python.

Strengths

  • + The source code of this software is available

Typical usage

  • information gathering
  • penetration test

Metagoofil project page

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Alternative: swap_digger

The swap_digger tool helps with extracting sensitive data from a mounted swap partition. It can be used for forensics, post exploitation, or data discovery.

Project details

swap_digger is written in shell script.

Strengths

  • + The source code of this software is available

Typical usage

  • data extraction
  • information gathering
  • penetration test

swap_digger project page

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Alternative: Xplico

Xplico is a forensics analysis tool to investigate the traffic patterns in a pcap file. It is released as a GPL project, with some scripts under a CC license.

With Xplico analysis can be performed on captured internet traffic. The data stored in a pcap file can then be displayed and the related protocol data can be extracted from the capture file. This may include emails, HTTP sessions, VoIP calls, or anything that can be recognized and stored.