THC-Rut 1.2.5 review

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THC-Rut is your first knife on foreign network

License: GPL (GNU General Public License)
File size: 652K
Developer: The Hacker's Choice
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THC-Rut is your first knife on foreign network. It gathers informations from local and remote networks.

It offers a wide range of network discovery utilities like arp lookup on an IP range, spoofed DHCP request, RARP, BOOTP, ICMP-ping, ICMP address mask request, OS fingerprinting, high-speed host discovery, ...

THC-RUT comes with a OS host Fingerprinter which determines the remote OS by open/closed port characteristics, banner matching and nmap fingerprinting techniques (T1, tcpoptions).

The fingerprinter has been developerd to quickly (10mins) categorize hosts on a Class B network. Information sources are (amoung others) SNMP replies, telnetd (NVT) negotiation options, generic Banner Matching, HTTP-Server version, DCE request and tcp options. It is compatible to the nmap-os-fingerprints database and comes in addition to this with his own perl regex capable fingerprinting database (thcrut-os-fingerprints).

Example (OS fingerprinting):

# ./thcrut discover -O
128321 packets received by filter, 0 packets dropped by kernel
Completed in 8 minutes, 38 seconds.

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