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Looking for new tools to extend your tool box? The top 100 list of best security tools is a great start.

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.

Latest release: 1.2.0 [Feb. 1, 2017]

XRay


XRay is a security tool for reconnaissance, mapping, and OSINT gathering from public networks.

XSSER


XXSER leverages the execution of arbitrary code on the web server when an administrative user inadvertently triggers a hidden XSS payload.

Latest release: 2.5.1 [Nov. 13, 2016]

XSS Hunter


XSS Hunter helps with finding XSS attacks and trigger a warning when one is succesful. It exists as an online service, or self-hosted installation.

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