Tag Archives: Attacks

Striker – Recon & Vulnerability Scanning Suite

Striker 2.0 is still in prototype phase, This tool will allow user to run some reconnaissance and information gathering coupled with vulnerability check.

Striker – Offensive vulnerability scanner

Striker is an offensive information and vulnerability scanner that will make enumeration of remote system mostly using some online services this will make the attack not depending on user connection and it will make attacker avoid being detected or prevented

New RowPOS malware Grabs Driving License Information

Trend Micro security researchers alerting of a new version of RawPOS malware that allow cybercriminals to have sensitive information like credit card data. RawPOS is an old malware family that was known since 2008.

US CERT Warns of PhoneSnoop Attack Against BlackBerry

US-CERT Issued a new warning concerning a free application that allows a hacker to spy on phone conversation, the program should be installed on the victim device and after the installation a hacker will be able to listen to all

HTTP DoS-attack tool on Apache web server

Robert Hansen, a guru in the field of security, has released a new tool for DoS-attacks, exposing serious Web server’s vulnerabilities including Apache and other servers. Hansen called his tool Slowloris , the most interesting in this utility that it

Astalavista.com Owned!

Astalavista website was hacked by hackers referring themselves as anti-sec group. Astalavista used to be a hacking and security community that started in 1994 and was one of the first search engines for exploit and computer security information. It has

Malware attacks 'on the rise'

Cases of malware attacks around the world are continuing to rise, new research has suggested. The study by security firm Fortinet found that certain countries are being targeted, with attacks on China coming in at the top of the list.