PentBox Tutorial (A Penetration Testing Tool)

PenTBox is a Security Suite that packs security and stability testing oriented tools for networks and systems. Programmed in Ruby and oriented to GNU/Linux systems, but compatible with Windows, MacOS and every systems where Ruby works.

 New features:

– Command execution in gets (STDIN) implemented. (!command)

– Honeypot now shows attacker’s IP and port (thx Shyish)

– Included log options.

– Wordlist is bigger now.

– Included “back” option on menus.

New tools:

– Included new area, Web tools.

– Included new module MAC address geolocation (

– Included new module HTTP directory bruteforce.

– Included new module HTTP common files bruteforce.

– Included exploits for DoS

[other/http] 3Com SuperStack Switch DoS

[other/http] 3Com OfficeConnect Routers DoS (Content-Type)

[windows/ftp] Windows 7 IIS7.5 FTPSVC UNAUTH’D DoS

[windows/ftp] Solar FTP Server 2.1 DoS

[windows/pptp] MS02-063 PPTP Malformed Control Data Kernel DoS

[windows/smb] Windows Vista/7 SMB2.0 Negotiate Protocol Request DoS BSOD

– Included pb_update.rb to update PenTBox from the SVN repository.


– Fixed issue with SHODAN API.

– Deleted l33t speak and extra menu.

– Improved permissions checking, now it’s done by euid, not username (thx r4mosg)

How to Install Pentbox in Your Backtrack

Step 1: First Download latest Version of Pentboxrom here

Step 2: Now change the permission of pentbox.rb file in pentest folder

Step 3: Chmod 777 pentbox.rb

Step 4: Now type ./pentbox.rb

Cryptography tools

In PentBox Option 1 for Cryptography tools

Network tools

In PentBox Option 2 for Network tools


In PentBox Option3 for Web

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