Encryption Tools Niche-specific hacker tools

Top Ten Hacking Tools of 2016Linux Pentesting (Hacking) Distros

This is our recommended list of “Encryption” hacker tools that a professional pentester (penetration tester), ethical hacker, digital forensics or cybersecurity enthusiast should know how to use effectively. We regularly update this list so please let us know if there is a hacking tool you’d like us to add!

Five most common uses for Encryption Tools

  • Encrypting corporate or personal data.
  • Understanding the different encryption options that a cybersecurity professional can offer or suggest to a client.
  • Understanding the different technologies that implement encryption.
  • Understanding and implementing encryption for communication.
  • Satsifying legal compliance requirements to encrypt sensitive data (for example Healthcare: patients medical records).