ABOUT THE TOOL :
RED HAWK is one of the best information gathering and vulnerability assessment tool. It is written in PHP language. It allows the pen tester to perform numerous scans by merely selecting the type of scan he wants. It reduces the time consumption of every security professional during penetration testing by providing overall scans and displays the output for the specific scans in a convenient manner.
- It does some Basic Scan like
- Title of the Target site.
- IP Address of the Target site.
- To Discover the Web Server of the Target site.
- TO Discover the CMS.
- To Discover the Cloudflare.
- It includes robots.txt Scanner
- IT performs the WHOIS LOOKUP of the Target site.
- Look for the GEO-IP of the Target site.
- It is also providing Banner Grabbing facility.
- It also performs the DNS Lookup.
- It provides Nmap Port Scan.
- Sub-Domain Scanner
- SUBDOMAINS of the target site.
- IP ADDRESS of the target site.
- GET REVERSE IP-ADDRESS LOOKUP & DISCOVERING CMS
- Hostname of the target site.
- IP Address of the target site.
- CMS Tracing.
- Error Based SQL Scanning of the Target
- Bloggers View NEW
- HTTP Response Code
- Site Title
- Domain Authority of the target site
- Links Extractor of the target site
- Link Grabber of the target site.
- WordPress Scan NEW
- Sensitive Files Crawling
- Version Detection
- Version Vulnerability Scanner
- MX Lookup NEW
STEP 1: We have to clone the RED HAWK tool from GITHUB.
root# git clone https://github.com/Tuhinshubhra/RED_HAWK
STEP 2: We have to Parse into the RED HAWK tool folder and list it view the installation file.
root# cd RED_HAWK
STEP 3: PHP is an inbuilt function in the OS so install it.
Root # PHP rhawk.php
STEP 4: RED_HAWK is installed. Then specify the Target site to scan.
STEP 5: Then specify the Connection that the Target site is Running on.
STEP 6: Then specify the Type of Scan to be performed on the Target Site.
STEP 7: For Basic Recon Scan select 0 from the list of actions.
Action Panel Fig-7
STEP 8: For GEO-IP LOOK UP select option 2 from the list of actions in above image (Fig-7).
STEP 9: For WHOISLOOK UP select option 1 from the list of actions in the action panel image (Fig-7).
STEP 10: For MX LOOKUP select option 13 from the list of actions in action panel image (Fig-7).
STEP 11: For Banner Grabbing select option 3 from the list of actions in action panel (Fig-7).
RED_HAWK is one of the best information gathering tools it fetches the information efficiently and delivers it to the Security Professional. A lot of further up gradation and modification are made in this tool and make it more enhanced way.
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