Multi Purpose Hacking/ Pentesting Tools
What is Xerxes
XerXeS is one of the most efficient DoS tool, developed by the hacker The Jester (th3j35t3r) to automate DoS attacks. It can provide the capacity to launch multiple independent attacks against several target sites without necessarily requiring a botnet.
Is Xerxes free?
Yes, this hacking tool is free and most commonly used on a Kali Linux platform.
If you want to have protection to an attack like this, you can use DDOS protection like Cloudflare or DDOS protection plugins so you can protect your website.
What are the Typical Uses for Xerxes
Xerxes is primarily used for attacking a website to stop it from working and prevent users from accessing it.
How To Install Xerxes
This tool works best on Linux, preferably something like Kali Linux, Backbox or any other flavours therein for Pentesting Purposes.
git clone https://github.com/zanyarjamal/xerxes.git
gcc xerxes.c -o xerxes
Enjoy and use responsibly!