These tools are placed here to be a quick reference whether you are assessing your organizations systems, or popping boxes on a penetration testing engagement.
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API access to IP Tools
Try the Free API access to the IP Tools. The purpose of providing these tools accessible via an API is to make it as easy as possible to quickly get access to information that can assist when assessing the security of an organizations network.
The output from the API is basic text, you can access the API using
curl, a web browser or a scripting language of your choice such as
Using the API is straight forward, the target system IP address or hostname can be added to the q= parameter. No key or sign-up is required to access the API.
If you are a registered user you can access an API key in the user control panel. Access with the API key must use
Example request with curl and a valid API Key:
Access to the MTR Traceroute API
Access to the on-line Test Ping API
Access to the DNS Lookup API
Access to the Reverse DNS Lookup API
Access to the Whois Lookup API
Access to the GeoIP Lookup API
Access to the Reverse IP Lookup API
Access to the HTTP Headers API
Access to the Page Links API
These tools have been made available for adhoc lookups to assist in the security assessment process. There is a limit of 100 API calls per day from a single IP address. No guarantees are made for accuracy or reliability of this service. See the HackerTarget.com terms of service for more information.
Use the Domain Profiler tool to perform automated reconnaissance against a domain name. This provides a quick overview of an organisations Internet facing infrastructure within a few minutes.
Results are collected passively; no packets are sent against the target IP ranges resulting in a very stealthy way to assess an organizations perimeter.
Chrome Extension for Fast access to IP Tools
If you are on a Windows box this is a great way to get easy access to helpful Linux command line tools (dig, whois, curl, wget).
from the Chrome Store (don't worry its FREE).