Top 22 C++ Security Projects
An open-source x64/x32 debugger for windows.
SQL powered operating system instrumentation, monitoring, and analytics.Project mention: New college graduate and looking for programming peers. | reddit.com/r/learnprogramming | 2021-03-31
I want to suggest https://github.com/osquery/osquery Take a look and ask questions there and contribute.
Scout APM - Leading-edge performance monitoring starting at $39/month. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.
Free and Open Source Reverse Engineering Platform powered by rizinProject mention: Ghidra Analyzer for UEFI Firmware | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-15
Monero: the secure, private, untraceable cryptocurrencyProject mention: Retrieving Pre-Helium Hydra wallet | reddit.com/r/Monero | 2021-04-14
Cloud Native Runtime SecurityProject mention: Best way to monitor access logs / security of all of my VM's? | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 2021-03-25
Falco is one such tool. https://falco.org/ It can detect "suspicious" activity and notify you. I'm sure there are many other tools that could be relevant. For example a log forwarder to collect all your access logs somewhere.
Fully featured, open source, privacy friendly email app for AndroidProject mention: Hi, i was wondering if someone is using or has ever used the free iOS version of Canary Mail | reddit.com/r/privacy | 2021-04-15
yes you can configure multi email accounts in the free version. i don't like the interface and it seems like emails fetched to inbox are also not as accurate as the other email clients. i'm looking to change my client to something like Fair Email for Android, but they haven't created one for IOS.
edb is a cross-platform AArch32/x86/x86-64 debugger.
Solo: open security key supporting FIDO2 & U2F over USB + NFC (by solokeys)Project mention: Can WebAuthn and U2F finally give us safe and easy Two-Factor authentication? | reddit.com/r/technology | 2021-04-01
https://solokeys.com makes Fido2 keys
🛡 I2P: End-to-End encrypted and anonymous InternetProject mention: Should I use Orbot in combination with a encrypted DNS resolver ? | reddit.com/r/privacytoolsIO | 2021-03-25
https://github.com/PurpleI2P/i2pd/wiki/Differences-between-i2pd-and-Java-I2P-router TL;DR: A lightweight and faster version
Process Herpaderping proof of concept, tool, and technical deep dive. Process Herpaderping bypasses security products by obscuring the intentions of a process.Project mention: Process Herpaderping | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-02-23
:memo: :keyboard: A GNU/Linux keylogger that works!Project mention: Open Source Keylogger for researching my key usage? | reddit.com/r/opensource | 2021-02-28
OpenVPN 3 is a C++ class library that implements the functionality of an OpenVPN client, and is protocol-compatible with the OpenVPN 2.x branch.Project mention: What is the difference between OpenVPN2.9 and OpenVPN3 Core | reddit.com/r/OpenVPN | 2020-12-21
OpenVPN 3 (Core) is a complete rewrite and reimplements the OpenVPN protocol as a C++ library. The OpenVPN Connect (macOS, Windows) apps and OpenVPN 3 Linux project are all based on the OpenVPN 3 Core project. In addition, the OpenVPN 3 Core can be activated instead of OpenVPN 2.x on OpenVPN for Android. Currently all of these products and projects only implements the client side.
Open Source Tripwire®Project mention: Please help me to make rootkit detector. | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 2021-02-03
Yes, tripwire. https://github.com/Tripwire/tripwire-open-source
Emotet detection tool for Windows OSProject mention: 警察庁、プロバイダとともにemotet感染PC利用者を特定してメールで注意喚起へ 注意を装った攻撃が捗りそう | reddit.com/r/BakaNewsJP | 2021-02-19
Fuzzing cryptographic libraries. Magic bug printer go brrrr.Project mention: What Is Fuzz Testing? | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-07
:crystal_ball: Visibility Across Space and TimeProject mention: Ask HN: Who is hiring? (April 2021) | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-04-01
Tenzir | DevOps Platform Engineer | FULL-TIME | €70k | Hamburg, Germany | http://tenzir.com
Tenzir is seeking an experienced and passionate DevOps / Platform engineer who enjoys bringing open-core security technology into production deployment shape. We cultivate a UNIX-centric mindset: security operators use our high-performance C++ database VAST (https://github.com/tenzir/vast) to hunt in telemetry data, either via the CLI our our ReasonML-based frontend getting its data through a Rust API. We also develop Threat Bus (https://github.com/tenzir/threatbus), a dissemination layer for threat intelligence, which orchestrates detection and response.
=== Role & Responsibilities ===
As a key contributor to our infrastructure, you will improve and automate critical processes for building, packaging, and deploying our technology in test and production environments. Concretely:
:zap: Worlds fastest steghide cracker, chewing through millions of passwords per second :zap:Project mention: Show HN: Fast Steghide bruteforcer with detection/decryption, useful for CTFs | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-01-21
OpenVPN 3 Linux clientProject mention: Running a .ovpn without having access to it ? | reddit.com/r/OpenVPN | 2021-03-22
You're on the wrong OS. The OpenVPN 3 Linux client actually gives you the ability to pre-install VPN config profiles and allow non-privileged users to start VPN sessions without having access to the content of the profile, though the config-acl feature.
ultra fast, minimalistic, encrypted command line paste-bin
A fast, secure and easy to use VPN. Built by the makers of Firefox.Project mention: Please don't let Firefox fall | reddit.com/r/firefox | 2021-04-13
CQC (Charmed Quark Controller) a commercial grade, full featured, software based automation system. CQC is built on our CIDLib C++ development system, which is also available here on GitHub.Project mention: My game development journey & why I'm increasing my contribution to Zig to $200/mo | reddit.com/r/programming | 2021-04-14
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