Detect Heartbleed Vulnerability using Perl Script

Check to see if sites you access are still vulnerable to the Heartbleed exploit (CVE-2014-0160) by running the following Perl script: 1. Create a file called check-ssl-heartbleed.pl and paste the following contents: vi check-ssl-heartbleed.pl 1a. Paste the following into check-ssl-heartbleed.pl #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; use Getopt::Long qw(:config posix_default bundling); # try to use IPv6 my $INETCLASS; BEGIN… Read more »

Discover Open Ports Visually from Inside your Network

It has been around for years, the good people at Gibson Research Corportation have a great online tool that identifies open ports in a visual form, requested from the internal network. This is really for people that don’t have an understanding of other tools e.g nmap. The tool is called “Sheilds Up”, it allows you… Read more »