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Tool and Usage

Project details
Programming languagesLua, shell script
Latest releaseNo release found

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Why this tool?

USBleach disarms potential threats like USB Rubber Ducky (keystroke injection) and the BadUSB attack (man-in-the-middle), which can result in a compromised system. This toolkit decreases the risks involved of accepting untrusted USB devices.

How it works

USBleach acts like a USB mass storage gateway and makes data available via a web browser.

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


  • - No releases on GitHub available
  • - Full name of author is unknown


Supported operating systems

USBleach is known to work on Linux.

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