The Shadow Brokers using Pakistani Cyber Security Software

The Shadow Brokers posted video on Pakistani Cyber Security Software

Who is The Shadow Brokers Group?

The Shadow Brokers (TSB) is a hacker group who first appeared in the summer of 2016.They published several leaks containing hacking tools from the National Security Agency (NSA), tied to the NSA’s Tailored Access Operations unit.

The Shadow Brokers posed video in youtube they have been using Pakistani Software known as ReconCobra for their Infrastructural and Information Gathering:
The Shadow Broker reviewing Pakistani Cyber Security Software

What is ReconCobra?

ReconCobra a Information gathering which is the most important and must be the first step if it comes to hacking a system or a person. The world runs on information. In today’s world information is required more on the online world than the offline world.

Information defines a human or machine character. How their protocols work. That’s why hackers focus on gathering information as much as possible. Some of them even buy information for thousands of dollars. ReconCobra which is an information-gathering tool and has the ability to automate the processes.

It has 80+ sections and each section has a huge list of different tools.

ReconCobra can be useful in banks, private organizations and Ethical hackers for legal auditing.

This tool is now a part of International hacking training for OSINT. This single line is enough to know how well coded and useful ReconCobra is!

A good thing about this tool is, it integrates itself within the system so that we can launch it with a single click. To install it, just follow these commands.

To run it, simply type the command ‘ReconCobra’ on the terminal and hit enter.

Simple Guidance To Automate Information Gathering using Recon Cobra

Congrats! we did it.

Let’s Test some of its Features

We found the “Brute Forcer module ” section really interesting. Look at the screenshot to see the options we got.
Simple Guidance To Automate Information Gathering using Recon Cobra
Try the modules yourself, it is not possible for us to review all the sections one by one. We leave it up to you. We recommend you to try all the modules to see if some of them have any error. To be honest, some of these modules really don’t seem to have any connection with information gathering.


Developers always work so hard to bring us new things. This tool is really something different if we talk about automation. It contains a huge list of different useful modules who have a serious part in information gathering.

What’s your opinion about ReconCobra and The Shadow Borkers? let us know in the comment box.
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