Pack of essential hacking tools

Pack of essential hacking tools


Ever wanted to have the essential hacking tools that are most necessary..? If yes, then you’re at the right place. Here’s I am posting the most wanted essential hacking tools. These tools are compatible with with Windows and Mac OS. Few of them will work on Linux too.

 essential hacking tools

Here’s the pack of essential hacking tools

I am posting the tools according to the category of it’s use.

Password Crackers:


Password : EHT or BreachSec

Here’s the list of top password cracking tools.

  1. John The Ripper – download John the Ripper
  2. THC Hydra – download THC Hydra
  3. Aircrack-ng – download Aircrack-ng
  4. Airsnort – http://airsnort.shmoo.com/
  5. RainbowCrack – http://project-rainbowcrack.com/
  6. Cowpatty – http://wirelessdefence.org/Contents/coWPAttyMain.htm
  7. PenTBox – http://www.pentbox.net/

Packet Sniffers:

List of top packet sniffers available.

  1. Wireshark – http://www.wireshark.org/
  2. Kismet – http://www.kismetwireless.net/
  3. kismac – http://kismac-ng.org/
  4. Tcpdump – http://www.tcpdump.org/
  5. Ettercap – http://ettercap.sourceforge.net/
  6. Dsniff – http://www.monkey.org/~dugsong/dsniff/
  7. Ntop – http://www.ntop.org/news.php
  8. Ngrep – http://ngrep.sourceforge.net/
  9. EtherApe – http://etherape.sourceforge.net/
  10. Nmap – http://nmap.org/
  11. SSLstrip – http://www.thoughtcrime.org/software/sslstrip/

Vulnerability Scanners and Exploitation Tools:

All the best of vulnerability scanners and exploitation tools.

  1. Nessus – http://www.nessus.org/products/nessus
  2. Sara – http://www-arc.com/sara/
  3. QualysGuard – http://www.qualys.com/
  4. SAINT – http://www.saintcorporation.com/index.html
  5. Metasploit Framework – http://www.metasploit.com/
  6. Canvas – http://www.immunitysec.com/products-canvas.shtml

Web Vulnerability Scanners:

Find out the top web vulnerability scanners and exploitation tools here.

  1. Nikito – http://www.cirt.net/nikto2
  2. Paros Proxy – http://www.parosproxy.org/
  3. Webscarab – https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category…ab_Project
  4. Whisker/libwhisker – http://sourceforge.net/projects/whisker/
  5. Burpsuite – http://portswigger.net/burp/
  6. W3af – http://w3af.sourceforge.net/
  7. PenTBox – http://www.pentbox.net/

Wireless Hacking Tools:

List of top tools used for wireless hacking.

  1. Kismet – http://www.kismetwireless.net/
  2. Kismac – http://kismac-ng.org/
  3. Aircrack – http://www.aircrack-ng.org/
  4. Airsnort – http://airsnort.shmoo.com/
  5. Cowpatty – http://wirelessdefence.org/Contents/coWPAttyMain.htm

Packet Crafting Tools:

  1. Hping2 – http://www.hping.org/
  2. Scapy – http://www.secdev.org/projects/scapy/
  3. Nemesis – http://nemesis.sourceforge.net/
  4. Yersinia – http://www.yersinia.net/

These are all the most essential hacking tools used these days. If you think any other better tool for any sort of pro hacking, feel free to let us know through commenting below.


Note: Use Virtual Machine and scan on VirusTotal before downloading any program on Host Machine for your privacy.

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