Tool and Usage
SSHsec scans a system running the SSH protocol and retrieves its configuration, host keys, and Diffie-Hellman groups.
Usage and audience
SSHsec is commonly used for information gathering, penetration testing, or security assessment. Target users for this tool are pentesters, 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:
- + The source code of this software is available
Supported operating systems
SSHsec is known to work on Linux.
Similar tools to SSHsec:
The ssh-audit tool helps to perform a security assessment of SSH servers and their configuration. It can be used for security testing and penetration tests.
The ssh_scan utility is a SSH configuration and policy scanner maintained by the Mozilla Foundation. It helps to secure Linux systems running the OpenSSH.
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||1.4.0 [2017-07-08]|
|Last updated||April 4, 2018|
|SSHSec Github project|