Geekiest Techno News

There is no other great news in the world except the news of our favourite linux distro “Backtack”. Backtrack 5 R2 has been released. Like always the Team backtrack has worked hard to deliver much more improved and a fastest version than ever before. It has a custom built kernel of version “3.2.6” with best wireless support available. In total 42 new exciting  tools have been added.

Good News for data mining freaks ( stalkers and trolls ), Maltego 3.10 special edition for backtrack has also been included.

Here is the list of Superstar Tools and their Versions

Here is the complete detailed list of the following new tools in BackTrack:

No. Tool Description
 1. bluelog A Bluetooth site survey tool with an optional Web front-end
 2. bt-audit BT Audit provides applications to scan the L2CAP PSMs (Protocol Service Multiplexers) and the RFCOMM Channels
 3. dirb URL Bruteforcer: DIRB is a Web Content Scanner. It looks for hidden Web Objects.
 4. dnschef A highly configurable DNS proxy for Penetration Testers and Malware Analysts
 5. dpscan Drupal Security Scanner
 6. easy-creds A bash script that leverages ettercap and other tools to obtain credentials
 7. extundelete A utility that can recover deleted files from an ext3 or ext4 partition
 8. findmyhash Python script to crack hashes using online services
9. golismero  A web spider is able to detect vulnerabilities and format results a very useful when starting a web audit
10. goofile Use this tool to search for a specific file type in a given domain
11. hashcat-gui Advance password recovery tool
12. hash-identifier Software to identify the different types of hashes used to encrypt data and especially passwords
13. hexorbase Multiple database management and audit application
14. horst A small, lightweight IEEE802.11 wireless LAN analyzer with a text interface.
15. hotpatch A library that can be used to dynamically load a shared library (.so) file on Linux from one process into another already running process without affecting the execution of the target process
16. joomscan Detects file inclusion, sql injection, command execution vulnerabilities of a target Joomla! web site
17. killerbee Framework and tools for exploiting ZigBee and IEEE 802.15.4 networks
18. libhijack Runtime Process Infection Made Easy
19. magictree a penetration tester productivity tool
20. nipper-ng An opensource device security configuration review tool.
21. patator Patator is a multi-purpose brute-forcer, with a modular design and a flexible usage.
22. pipal a tool to generate statistics from a password file, stats go from number of 6 character passwords to hashcat masks
23. pyrit WPA/WPA2-PSK and a world of affordable many-core platforms
24. reaver Brute force attack against Wifi Protected Setup
25. rebind DNS Rebinding Tool
26. rec-studio interactive decompiler.
27. redfang A small proof-of-concept application to find non discoverable Bluetooth devices
28. se-toolkit a collection of scripts for performance analysis and system diagnostics
29. sqlsus an open source MySQL injection and takeover tool, written in perl
30. sslyze Fast and Full-Featured SSL Scanner
31. sucrack multithreaded a Linux/UNIX tool for cracking local user accounts via wordlist bruteforcing su
32 . thc-ssl-dos a tool to verify the performance of SSL
33. tlssled a tool to help organizations to test their SSL/TLS (HTTPS) implementation for common flaws and misconfigurations on web servers / applications.
34. uniscan a perl vulnerability scanner for RFI, LFI, RCE, XSS and SQL-injection
35. Vega a GUI-based, multi-platform, free and open source web security scanner.
36. watobo Intended to enable security professionals to perform highly efficient (semi-automated ) web application security audits.

I was not able to find descriptions for wcex, wol-e,arduin0 and xspy and would like to apologize for that.

Furthermore the team has also added new cool how to’s of the following.

I can bet you guys will love this new addition.

Categories: Linux, Tools, TOP NEWS


  1. mikel says:

    Hello zer0byte
    im having problems installing backtrack
    at keyboard installation(step 3) after i click next it freezes and wont continue
    ive tryed x32 x64 and its same
    same with blackbuntu
    i wasnt able to find help anywhere for this

  2. Smoke says:

    have you tried the new backtrack 5 r2 release? (with new kernel)

  3. Profile photo of Zer0Byte Zer0Byte says:

    yes i have tried it with new kernel ….