Kali Linux tools

salman reza
2 min readAug 8, 2021

This week I will share 3 tools that can be used for stress testing.

  1. THC-SSL-DOS was developed by The Hacker’s Collective as a proof of concept for the SSL/TLS renegotiation vulnerability (CVE-2009–3555). It is used to verify the performance of SSL by performing a resource exhaustion attack on the SSL protocol. It works by initiating a regular SSL handshake and immediately requesting for the renegotiation of the encryption key constantly until the server runs out of resources resulting in a crash. It Can be used on UNIX and Windows. It Exploits the SSL secure renegotiation feature whereas many…