EternalView – Information Gathering and Vulnerability Assessment tool
EternalView is an automated tool that is used in the phase of Information Gathering or Reconnaissance. This tool has various features like Web Technology Detection, CMS Detection, Collect Whois Record data, Check IPS/WAF on the target domain, and many more. All the features can be used through interactive mode, just you need to specify the option and provide the target domain URL. This tool is developed in the Shell language and it’s faster to use. It’s available on the GitHub platform, it’s free and open-source to use.
Installation of EternalView Tool on Kali Linux OS
Step 1: Use the following command to install the tool in your Kali Linux operating system.
git clone https://github.com/rpranshu/EternalView.git
Step 2: Now use the following command to move into the directory of the tool. You have to move in the directory in order to run the tool.
Step 3: Change the permissions of the EternalView.sh file by using the following command.
sudo chmod 777 EternalView.sh
Step 4: Run the below command to verify the installation.
Working with EternalView Tool on Kali Linux OS
Example 1: Whois information
Select Option 1
We have got the Whois information about the target domain geeksforgeeks.org.
Example 2: Web Technology Detection
Select Option 3
In this example, we have got the technical information which is been used by the target domain like Programming Languages, Plugins, etc.
Results are saved in HTML formatted file. We have displayed the results in the below screenshot.
Example 3: WAF/IDS/IPS detection
Select Option 8
In this example, we are checking the presence of any WAF/IDS/IPS on the target domain server.