Awesome Tools For CyberSec Pros

SwissArmyChampXAVTI know I usually focus on writing articles that are useful to the average business owner or computer user, but I received something in my inbox recently that I just have to share.  This is from another blog on Postmodern Security titled “MALWARE ANALYSIS AND INCIDENT RESPONSE TOOLS FOR THE FRUGAL AND LAZY”.  If you are a cybersecurity professional you are probably aware of many of these tools.  If you are an IT professional in a small business task has recently been tasked with upping your cybersecurity game, this list may be invaluable.  If you are a a student training in the field of cybersecurity, or a cybersecurity amateur or DIYer, this is a gold mine.  Nearly all of these tools are online and free to use.

I am not going to republish the list here, but the section headings should get you interested enough to click back to the original article.

  • Online network analysis tools
  • Online malware sandboxes and analysis tools
  • Online file, URL, or system scanning tools
  • Hash searches
  • Domain and IP reputation lists
  • Additional tools for checking URLs, files, IP address lists for the appearance on a malware, or reputation/block list of some kind.
  • Threat intelligence and other miscellaneous tools

Go for it and enjoy.

Postmodern Security Blog


About the Author:

I am a cybersecurity and IT instructor, cybersecurity analyst, pen-tester, trainer, and speaker. I am an owner of the WyzCo Group Inc. In addition to consulting on security products and services, I also conduct security audits, compliance audits, vulnerability assessments and penetration tests. I also teach Cybersecurity Awareness Training classes. I work as an information technology and cybersecurity instructor for several training and certification organizations. I have worked in corporate, military, government, and workforce development training environments I am a frequent speaker at professional conferences such as the Minnesota Bloggers Conference, Secure360 Security Conference in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, the (ISC)2 World Congress 2016, and the ISSA International Conference 2017, and many local community organizations, including Chambers of Commerce, SCORE, and several school districts. I have been blogging on cybersecurity since 2006 at

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