Botnet detection tool: Ourmon Read

Introduction A botnet is a fusion of many exploits into a single client-server application. The server is called as bot server (generally an IRC server) where as clients are called as Botclients or Zombies or Drones. The most interesting thing about botclients …

Android Security Apps Read

Android Security Apps

Android is creating some (a lot actually!) buzz all over with all its awesome user friendly features and apps. Millions of applications and games are available to choose from. Our phones have all sorts of personal data – messages, photos, etc. At …

Malwarebytes to remove Fake Antivirus Read

IntroductionTo remove Fake Antivirus and similar malwares you can use Malwarebytes. It is easy to use and effective. For removing Fake Antivirus it is not necessary to buy the full version, the free version is sufficient. You can download the free version …

Deep Packet Analysis on Cloud Read

As we are discussing all about cloud in this issue we?d love to see a few tools on the cloud itself. The most interesting work for any security professional is to analyze the packet captures. Our friendly .pcap files. PCAP files can …

Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer Read

Launching the MBSA GUI Download  Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer from http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=b1e76bbe-71df-4… To launch the MBSA GUI, perform the following: Windows – click on the “Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer” icon on the desktop. Alternatively, it can be found via Start -> Programs -> …

Honeyd: Track the hackers Read

Honeyd is a low interaction Honeypot client that creates virtual hosts (Honeypots) in a network. These Honeypots can be configured to act like a real operating system, in fact there are approximately 1000 personalities of OS’s that we can choose. At the …

Open DLP Read

Open DLP

OpenDLP Andrew Gavin released OpenDLP (version 0.1) on 30th April 2010 on code.google.com, a free and open source, agent-based, centrally-managed, massively distributable data loss prevention tool. OpenDLP can simultaneously identify sensitive data at rest on hundreds or thousands of Microsoft Windows systems …

Nessus Read

Nessus

A world-leader in active scanners, Nessus features high-speed discovery, configuration auditing, asset profiling, sensitive data discovery and vulnerability analysis of your security posture. Nessus scanners can be distributed throughout an entire enterprise, inside DMZs and across physically separated networks, launching the Nessus …