Veil Framework alternatives

Looking for an alternative tool to replace Veil Framework? During the review of Veil Framework we looked at other open source tools. Based on their category, tags, and text, these are the ones that have the best match.

Top 3

  1. Malscan (malware scanner for web servers)
  2. Samba-VirusFilter (antivirus plugin)
  3. YARA (malware identification and classification)

These tools are ranked as the best alternatives to Veil Framework.

Alternatives (by score)

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Malscan

Introduction

Malscan has multiple sources for its malware signatures:

  • RFX Networks Signatures
  • Metasploit Signatures
  • Malscan Signatures
  • ClamAV Main Signatures

Detection methods include HEX or MD5 matches, string length (e.g. base64), and MimeType mismatches.

Project details

Malscan is written in shell script.

Strengths and weaknesses

  • + Used language is shell script
  • + The source code of this software is available

    Typical usage

    • Malware protection
    • Malware scanning

    Malscan review

    52

    Samba-VirusFilter

    Introduction

    On-access antivirus filter for Samba to detect malware threats and prevent them from investing file shares.

    Project details

    Strengths and weaknesses

    • + The source code of this software is available

      Samba-VirusFilter review

      89

      YARA

      Introduction

      YARA is a security tool to help malware researchers to identify and classify malware samples. For example by defining malware families based on patterns.

      Project details

      YARA is written in C.

      Strengths and weaknesses

      • + More than 50 contributors
      • + More than 1000 GitHub stars

        Typical usage

        • Malware analysis
        • Malware scanning

        YARA review

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