Veil Framework 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: Malscan

Malscan is a tool that sells itself as the robust ClamAV-based malware scanner for web servers. It can use signatures from multiple sources to perform scanning.

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

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

Typical usage

  • malware scan

Malscan project page

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Alternative: Samba-VirusFilter

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

Project details

Strengths

  • + The source code of this software is available

Samba-VirusFilter project page

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Alternative: YARA

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

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

Typical usage

  • malware analysis
  • malware scan

YARA project page