Security Onion is an Ubuntu based distribution created to handle a lot of Security task.
One of the security tool installed is SNORT, the best open source Intrusion Detection System (IDS). Security Onion use Pulledpork to get IDS rules and process them.
I wrote a perl script to make advanced modification to the downloaded SNORT rules. This script can handle rule transformation based on regular expression and multiple substitution patterns. Continue reading “SNORT rules Advanced Parser for pulledpork”
[UPDATE Feb 24th 2018: tenable disabled the API to execute remote scan since version 7 so keep in mind that if you use nessus>7 this won’t work]
Metasploit is my favorite tool while I do Pen Test and Secuirty Checks. I use also Nessus for Vulnerability Assessment and integrate Nessus and Metasploit is a must.
Follow a short guide on how to launch Nessus from Metasploit (for reference, I used NESSUS 6.5 and Metasploit PRO but also Community Edition should be ok).
Continue reading “Launching Nessus scans inside Metasploit”