Tooling

urlscan.io is a service to scan and analyse websites. When a URL is submitted to urlscan.io, an automated process will browse to the URL like a regular user and record the activity that this page navigation creates. This includes the domains and IPs contacted, the resources (JavaScript, CSS, etc) requested from those domains, as well as additional information about the page itself. urlscan.io will take a screenshot of the page, record the DOM content, JavaScript global variables, cookies created by the page, and a myriad of other observations. Finally, urlscan.io will try to make a verdict whether the scanned website is considered malicious or suspicious. If the site is targeting the users one of the almost 400 brands tracked by urlscan.io, this will be shown in the scan results.

Official Website: https://urlscan.io/

VirusTotal inspects items with over 70 antivirus scanners and URL/domain blacklisting services, in addition to a myriad of tools to extract signals from the studied content. VirusTotal offers a number of file submission methods, including the primary public web interface, desktop uploaders, browser extensions and a programmatic API. Files up to 550 MB can be uploaded to the website, or sent via email (max. 32MB). Upon submitting a file or URL basic results are shared with the submitter, and also between the examining partners, who use results to improve their own systems. As a result, by submitting files, URLs, domains, etc. to VirusTotal you are contributing to raise the global IT security level. VirusTotal for dynamic analysis of malware uses Cuckoo sandbox.

Official Website: https://www.virustotal.com/

Have I Been Pwned is a website that allows internet users to check whether their personal data has been compromised by data breaches.

  • Domain search allows you to find all email addresses on a particular domain that have been caught up in any of the data breaches currently in the system. You can also receive notifications if they appear in future breaches by providing a notification email.

  • Pwned websites, includes an overview of the various breaches that have been consolidated into this Have I Been Pwned. These are accessible programmatically via the HIBP API and also via the RSS feed.

  • Pwned Passwords are real world passwords previously exposed in data breaches. This exposure makes them unsuitable for ongoing use as they’re at much greater risk of being used to take over other accounts. They’re searchable online as well as being downloadable for use in other online systems.

Official Website: https://haveibeenpwned.com/

Research domain ownership with Whois Lookup: Get ownership info, IP address history, rank, traffic, SEO & more. Find available domains & domains for sale.

Official Website: http://whois.domaintools.com/

BitLocker Drive Encryption is a data protection feature that integrates with the operating system and addresses the threats of data theft or exposure from lost, stolen, or inappropriately decommissioned computers. Bitlocker, included with Microsoft Windows (Pro and Enterprise only) versions starting with Windows Vista. It is designed to protect data by providing encryption for entire volumes.

By default, it uses the AES encryption algorithm in cipher block chaining (CBC) or XTS mode with a 128-bit or 256-bit key. CBC is not used over the whole disk; it is applied to each individual sector.

Official Website: https://docs.microsoft.com/

Enable BitLocker: https://support.microsoft.com/