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Crawler for NMDC networks [Tools]

What is the meaning of a crawler in a file sharing network? Very simple for me. Something that collects all the files that are shared by clients on that dc network. But collecting all the shared files is a huge task. So, I reduced my task to just collecting metadata …

NeoModus Direct Connect was initially a file-sharing client for Windows and Mac users that provided file-sharing capabilities for any type of file within a hub-centric, peer-to-peer network. NeoModus Direct Connect inspired the creation of open-source versions of the client, such as Open Direct Connect and later DC++. DC++ itself has …

I always feel like my selection in GSoC 2013 was all magic because of the fact that I was completely unaware about the presence of infosec community in GSoC. I contacted Abraham Aranguren, the project leader for OWASP Offensive Web Testing Framework. He was very helpful throughout the gruelsome process …

Skipfish through a proxy [Tools]

My recent use of skipfish for benchmarking some proxies left me searching for a way to route skipfish requests through a proxy server. After searching the web for few frantic moments, I understood that there are two approaches to solve this problem.

  1. To recompile skipfish after enabling the proxy feature …


  • Download the latest version from here
  • You need python 3 for running this tool.
  • PyQuery is also required for running this tool.

Pyquery can be installed using pip

sudo pip install pyquery


  • First the proxies must be configured in the config file correctly. Pick some open proxies which …

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