Install and Use Cisco-Torch Hacking Tool
Cisco Torch is a mass scanning, fingerprinting, and exploitation tool. It can be used to exploit Cisco router.
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It’s a default tool of Kali. You can also install it manually:
# Debian distros sudo apt-get install cisco-torch
Run this command to see all available options:
cisco-torch #or cisco-torch -h
-O <output file> -A All fingerprint scan types combined -t Cisco Telnetd scan -s Cisco SSHd scan -u Cisco SNMP scan -g Cisco config or tftp file download -n NTP fingerprinting scan -j TFTP fingerprinting scan -l
loglevel c critical (default) v verbose d debug -w Cisco Webserver scan -z Cisco IOS HTTP Authorization Vulnerability Scan -c Cisco Webserver with SSL support scan -b Password dictionary attack (use with -s, -u, -c, -w , -j or -t only) -V Print tool version and exit
It can scan for the following types of services:
- NTP & TFTP Fingerprinting
- Cisco Webservers
- Cisco Webserver with SSL Support Scan
- Cisco IOS HTTP Authorization Vulnerability Scan
The command syntax:
cisco-torch <options> <IP,hostname,network> # or cisco-torch <options> -F <hostlist>
Run all fingerprint and scan types against the desired host:
cisco-torch -A 10.1.1.54
Scan an entire network or subnet:
cisco-torch -A 10.1.1.0/24
Run a dictionary attack against the host:
That’s it. Thanks for reading. ?
cisco-torch -t -b 10.1.1.54
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