Ethical Hacking was once considered the exclusive domain of the experts has now become a widespread phenomenon with the rise of technology and advancements in this field. Hacking can be used for harmful purposes as well as for finding flaws/vulnerabilities in a system and notify the authorities to help them secure their system better. With the help of a few tools and basic knowledge, a security analyst performs security testing to help to harden a clients network.
On the other hand, automation has left its imprint on every industry out there, and the realm of ethical hacking is no different. With the onset of various tools in the ethical hacking industry, it has been transformed. Ethical hacking tools help in information gathering, creating backdoors and payloads, cracking passwords, and an array of other activities. In this article, we will be discussing the top 10 ethical hacking tools as of 2020.
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