The Hacker’s Toolkit

Every hacker has their own unique approach to the craft, and a unique toolkit to compliment their approach. However, the basic essentials are largely the same. At a minimum, a hacker needs access to a computer and the internet. The rest is up to the individual. The following sections detail some of the different technologies commonly included in a hacker’s toolkit.

More in-depth discussion of specific tools can be found in chapters 3 through 9 of this document.