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GithubFind3r – Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

  • Last Updated : 23 Sep, 2021

GithubFind3r is an automated tool developed in Node JS which is a CLI-based tool used to get information about the Repositories, Commits, and information about the Users from GitHub. GithubFind3r is available on GitHub, it’s free and open-source to use. The GithubFind3r tool displays the results in a more sophisticated and more attractive manner.

Note: Make Sure You have Node Installed on your System, as this is a Node-based tool. Click to check the Installation process – Node Installation Steps on Linux

Installation of githubFind3r 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/atmoner/githubFind3r.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.



cd githubFind3r

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

Step 3: You are in the directory of the githubFind3r. Now you have to install the githubFind3r using the following command.

sudo npm install

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

Step 4: Now use the following command to run the tool and check the help section.

sudo node githubFind3r.js

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

Working with githubFind3r Tool on Kali Linux OS

Example 1: Search repositories

Take the arrow to Search repositories option 
Click on the option 

In this example, we are searching OSINT repositories on GitHub. 

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

Best matched results will be displayed for our search.



GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

We gave got the OSINT repositories in the tabular format.

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

Example 2: Search commits

Take the arrow to Search commits option 
Click on the option

In this option, we are searching commits on GitHub.

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

We have inputted the term security which will be searched on GitHub.

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

We have got the results for our scan.

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

Example 3: Search users

Take the arrow to Search users option 
Click on the option

In this example, we are searching for specific users on GitHub.

GithubFind3r - Fast Command Line Repo/User/Commit Search Tool

We have given the username as atmo and we are displaying the followers list of atmo on GitHub.

We have got the results of our scan.

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