Here is the top 10 list Best Hacking Tools, which came out the winner on the poll:
Nmap is an abbreviation of ‘Network Mapper’. Nmap is a very popular hacking tool that was originally created to act as a method of being able to scan large networks, but it works absolutely fine for single hosts (targets). Nmap works on all major computer operating systems.
The Metasploit Project is a widely used and extremely popular cyber security project that allows a penetration tester (or hacker) the ability to seek security vulnerabilities within networks and machines and is able to help audit systems
3) Cain & Abel:
Cain & Abel is a password recovery tool for Microsoft Operating Systems.
4) Angry IP scanner:
Angry IP scanner is a very fast IP address and port scanner. It can scan IP addresses in any range as well as any their ports.
5) John the Ripper:
John the Ripper is a free password cracking software tool. John the Ripper is often used in the enterprise to detect weak passwords that could put network security at risk, as well as other administrative purposes.
6) THC Hydra:
THC Hydra is a fast and flexible Network Login Hacking Tool. It uses a dictionary attack to try various password/login combinations against an Internet service to determine a valid set of login credentials.
7) Burp Suite:
Burp Suite is an integrated platform for performing security testing of web applications.
Nessus is a remote security scanning tool, which scans a computer and raises an alert if it discovers any vulnerabilities that malicious hackers could use to gain access to any computer you have connected to a network.
Ettercap is a suite for man in the middle attacks on LAN. It features sniffing of live connections, content filtering on the fly and many other interesting tricks.
Wapiti is able to scan and detect hundreds of possible vulnerabilities. Essentially, this Multi-Purpose Hacker Tools can audit the security of web applications by performing “black-box” scans, i.e.