What is Sn1per used for?

What is Sn1per used for?

Sn1per is an automated scanner that can be used during a penetration test to enumerate and scan for vulnerabilities.

What is sniper in Kali?

Sn1per Community Edition is an automated scanner which is used during a penetration test to enumerate and scan for vulnerabilities in a web applications. Sniper is integrated with many tools such as nmap, hydra, metasploit-framework, nbtscan, w3af, whois, nikto, wpscan etc.

What is theHarvester?

theHarvester is another tool like sublist3r which is developed using Python. This tool can be used by penetration testers for gathering information of emails, sub-domains, hosts, employee names, open ports, and banners from different public sources like search engines, PGP key servers, and SHODAN computer database.

Why Metasploit is used?

The Metasploit framework is a very powerful tool which can be used by cybercriminals as well as ethical hackers to probe systematic vulnerabilities on networks and servers. Because it’s an open-source framework, it can be easily customized and used with most operating systems.

Why is Nmap useful?

Nmap allows you to scan your network and discover not only everything connected to it, but also a wide variety of information about what’s connected, what services each host is operating, and so on. It allows a large number of scanning techniques, such as UDP, TCP connect (), TCP SYN (half-open), and FTP.

Is theHarvester illegal?

By specifying the domain name(s) of remote hosts, we are simply using that information to query WHOIS and other services for public information they have on those systems. Again, although gathered information is not illegal to obtain or hold, what you do with the information you find, however, can illegal.

What is Metagoofil?

Metagoofil is an information gathering tool designed for extracting metadata of public documents (pdf,doc,xls,ppt,docx,pptx,xlsx) belonging to a target company. Metagoofil will perform a search in Google to identify and download the documents to local disk.