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Hackers secret tools….

Hackers secret tools….

Hackers use a variety of tools to attack a system. Each of the tools we cover in this article have distinct capabilities. We describe the most popular tools from each of the following categories:

■ Port scanners

■ Vulnerability scanners

■ Rootkits

■ Sniffers

Later in this article, we use some of these tools in realistic scenarios to demonstrate how easily even a novice hacker or script-kiddie can gain access to an unsecured system.