Vulnerability Exploitation Tools
What is Social Engineer Toolkit?
Written by the founder of TrustedSec, Social Engineer Toolkit (SET) is an open source Python-based tool aimed at penetration testing around Social Engineering. SET has been discussed and presented at conferences including DerbyCOn, Defcon, ShmooCon and Blackhat. This tool has over two million downloads, this engineering toolkit is the standard for penetration tests and is support by the security community. SET has also been featured in a number of books such as “Metasploit: The Penetrations Tester’s Guide” that is also writeen by TrustedSec’s founder as well as Devon Kearns, Jim O’Gorman, and Mati Aharoni.
Is Social Engineer Toolkit Free?
Yes, all official versions are free of use.
Does Social Engineer Toolkit Work on all Operating Systems?
SET works on Linux, MAC OS X and Microsoft operating systems.
What are the Typical Uses for Social Engineer Toolkit?
The main purpose of set is to improve and automate on a lot of the social engineering attacks out there. This tool can automatically generate exploit hiding email messages or web pages.