Web resources: Hacking tools
For Windows systems, start with sysinternals.com, where youll find a host of useful no-cost and commercial diagnostic tools.
Go to nessus.org to become familiar with one of the most widely used vulnerability assessment tools available. Nessus can probe a wide range of server and desktop operating systems and is frequently updated.
Wikipedia provides useful information about root kits, with pointers to articles about other hacking tools.
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