Top 23 C++ Security Projects
An open-source x64/x32 debugger for windows.Project mention: How to increase the font size of x64dbg? | reddit.com/r/HowToHack | 2021-11-07
If not in Wiki then it is not baked in
SQL powered operating system instrumentation, monitoring, and analytics.Project mention: Open Source Tanium Alternative (Cannot Remember It's Name) | reddit.com/r/sysadmin | 2021-11-22
You might be thinking of osquery?
Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. 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.
Tink is a multi-language, cross-platform, open source library that provides cryptographic APIs that are secure, easy to use correctly, and hard(er) to misuse.Project mention: Selenite: A Post-Quantum Cryptography Library For Digital Certificates Written In Rust | reddit.com/r/crypto | 2021-10-09
Google has also started to add post-quantum algorithms to their Tink library. https://github.com/google/tink
Free and Open Source Reverse Engineering Platform powered by rizinProject mention: Rizin 0.3.0 is !now available and also Cutter 2.0.3 is out! | reddit.com/r/rizin | 2021-09-25
Monero: the secure, private, untraceable cryptocurrencyProject mention: What is corrupted size vs. prev_size? | reddit.com/r/monerosupport | 2021-11-27
Looks like this bug is known: https://github.com/monero-project/monero/issues/7253
Cloud Native Runtime SecurityProject mention: Container security best practices: Comprehensive guide | dev.to | 2021-11-16
Falco is capable of monitoring the executed system calls and generating alerts for suspicious activity. It includes a community-contributed library of rules, and you can create your own by using a simple syntax. Kubernetes audit log is also supported.
edb is a cross-platform AArch32/x86/x86-64 debugger.Project mention: Beginner questions | reddit.com/r/asm | 2021-08-30
EDB (Evan's Debugger): A 32 bit and 64 bit program debugger and disassembler for Windows
Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.
🔥Open source RASP solutionProject mention: Project includes a dependancy that has a license that forbids its use | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-08-22
🛡 I2P: End-to-End encrypted and anonymous InternetProject mention: First time installed I2pd on my Pop os system. Please guide me how to go about forward after the installation. | reddit.com/r/i2p | 2021-10-05
Generates sandboxes for C/C++ libraries automaticallyProject mention: Google SAPI: Generate sandboxes for C/C++ libraries automatically | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-11-18
In case you're using CMake instead, you may want to take a look at the `hello_sapi` example (https://github.com/google/sandboxed-api/blob/main/sandboxed_...).
Snort++Project mention: Snort installation aborted | reddit.com/r/kali4noobs | 2021-07-21
Free,Open-Source,Cross-platform agent and Post-exploiton tool written in Golang and C++.Project mention: GitHub - geemion/Khepri: 🔥🔥🔥Free,Open-Source,Cross-platform agent and Post-exploiton tool written in Golang and C++. | reddit.com/r/bag_o_news | 2021-09-10
An Active Defense and EDR software to empower Blue TeamsProject mention: Thesis/Project for university | reddit.com/r/hacking | 2021-06-26
I do a lot of work on an open source anti-virus project (https://github.com/ION28/BLUESPAWN), and we're always looking for new contributors. It's been a great learning experience! Not sure if you need to build something from scratch or not, though.
USBGuard is a software framework for implementing USB device authorization policies (what kind of USB devices are authorized) as well as method of use policies (how a USB device may interact with the system)Project mention: Udev rule to block USB storage. | reddit.com/r/linux | 2021-10-17
I suggest you look into usbguard instead of creating an udev rule.
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
opmsg message encryptionProject mention: iOS app using ECC keys | reddit.com/r/GnuPG | 2021-07-14
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
:memo: :keyboard: A GNU/Linux keylogger that works!Project mention: The T-34 keyboard layout | reddit.com/r/ErgoMechKeyboards | 2021-06-05
I found this one for linux that worked well for me: https://github.com/kernc/logkeys/ (for Linux)
:zap: Worlds fastest steghide cracker, chewing through millions of passwords per second :zap:Project mention: Can someone please help me stegseek this image? Trying to find out the password. | reddit.com/r/Hacking_Tutorials | 2021-11-08
An implementation of TEMPEST en GNU RadioProject mention: Gr-Tempest | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-10-10
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
Minimalist secure text editor and binary encryptor that implements RFC 4880 Open PGP format: symmetrically encrypted, compressed and integrity protected. The editor can protect files with passwords, key files or both.
C++ Security related posts
Is C+++ good for Automating stuff?
1 project | reddit.com/r/cpp | 28 Nov 2021
What is corrupted size vs. prev_size?
1 project | reddit.com/r/monerosupport | 27 Nov 2021
Self-replicating Monero nodes on the horizon with I2P torrenting
2 projects | reddit.com/r/Monero | 25 Nov 2021
If somebody found 4.6 million dollars in their apartment, how could they legally go about using this money? (US)
1 project | reddit.com/r/NoStupidQuestions | 24 Nov 2021
Open Source Tanium Alternative (Cannot Remember It's Name)
1 project | reddit.com/r/sysadmin | 22 Nov 2021
How to log all user activity of users who have SSH access?
1 project | reddit.com/r/linuxquestions | 21 Nov 2021
An actual secure selfhosted Reverse Proxy with cool stats?
3 projects | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 19 Nov 2021
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