Information Gathering

Information Gathering is the very first step a hacker follows. Indeed, during this critical phase, the auditor collects as much data as possible about the target. It enables to validate or reject hypothesis, map the target network and have a precise idea of the infrastructure to better target the tests of next phases.


INFORMATION GATHERING
- SOFTWARE'S / TOOLS / UTILITIES

  1. Search Engines
  2. Online Services
  3. Network Scanner
  4. DNS
  5. Log Analyst
  6. Honeypot
  7. Routing
  8. Admin Page Finder
  9. Flash and Flex
  10. Mail Tracers
  11. Mail Harvesting
  12. Metadata Harvesting



SEARCH ENGINES



ONLINE SERVICES



NETWORK SCANNER



DNS



LOG ANALYST



HONEYPOT



ROUTING



ADMIN PAGE FINDER



FLASH AND FLEX



MAIL TRACER



MAIL HARVESTING



METADATA HARVESTING