Forensics Tools Niche-specific hacker tools

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

This is our recommended list of “Forensics” 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 Forensic Tools

  • Learn how to effectively recover material found in digital devices, often in relation to computer crimes.
  • Learn how to recover digital media and content from a variety of different devices.
  • Learn how to recover digital media and content from a variety of different operating systems, espeically every Windows platforms.
  • Learn how to investigate and search for “Live Memory Forensics” (a popular niche area).
  • Understand how data is encrypted and increase your cybersecurity skillset.