Rust Forensics

Open-source Rust projects categorized as Forensics

Top 5 Rust Forensic Projects

  • chainsaw

    Rapidly Search and Hunt through Windows Forensic Artefacts

  • Project mention: Angle-grinder: Slice and dice logs on the command line | | 2024-04-29

    There’s already a DFIR log tool named chainsaw:

  • hayabusa

    Hayabusa (隼) is a sigma-based threat hunting and fast forensics timeline generator for Windows event logs.

  • Project mention: Hayabusa: Sigma-based forensics timeline generator for Windows event logs | | 2024-04-24
  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

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  • sidr

    Search Index Database Reporter

  • elegant-bouncer

    ELEGANTBOUNCER is a detection tool for file-based mobile exploits.

  • Project mention: Apple Product Security email to Google about BLASTPASS vulnerability is public | | 2023-12-22
  • zff-rs

    Library to handle the files in zff format (file format to store and handle forensic acquisitions).

  • SaaSHub

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020).

Rust Forensics related posts

  • sidr: Search Index Database Reporter - SIDR ("cider") is a tool designed to parse Windows search artifacts from Windows 10 (and prior) and Windows 11 systems. The tool handles both ESE databases (Windows.edb) and SQLite databases (Windows.db) as input and generates three detailed reports as output.

    1 project | /r/blueteamsec | 1 May 2023
  • tcpdump is amazing (2016)

    2 projects | | 2 Feb 2023
  • New forensic file format

    1 project | /r/computerforensics | 22 Jul 2022
  • New forensic file format Zff

    1 project | /r/digitalforensics | 19 Oct 2021


What are some of the best open-source Forensic projects in Rust? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 chainsaw 2,566
2 hayabusa 1,982
3 sidr 73
4 elegant-bouncer 27
5 zff-rs 19

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