Here are the 10 best Android hacking apps and tools of 2018
Let’s all welcome the new year with our favorite subject – hacking! And what better than bringing out the latest hacking apps and tools for Android smartphone.
Android, an open source platform based on the Linux kernel, is a great and powerful mobile operating system ever built for smartphones. It allows you to easily change your smartphone UI (user interface), offers millions of free apps in the market, and lets you customize the app by installing Android Custom ROMS. Android smartphones can also run penetration testing and security test from hacking Android apps.
However, it is very important to know about the (ethical) hacking tools available on your Android smartphone.
In this article, we bring you a list of top 10 latest Android hacking tools and apps that will turn your Android smartphone into a hacking machine. However, in order to use the apps to its full potential, your device needs to be rooted.
Disclaimer: All content in this article are intended for security research purpose only. Techworm does not support use of any tool to indulge in unethical practices.
Here are the top 10 hacking tools and apps for Android smartphone:
AndroRAT, short for Remote Administration Tool for Android, is a client/server application developed in Java Android for the client side and in Java/Swing for the Server, whose goal is to give the control of the Android system remotely and retrieve information from it. Using the app, you can easily manipulate other devices, which is quite useful in case you’re away from your device and need to perform some task.
This open source ethical hacking app is one of the most popular ones in this field. Similar to the net cut app in Windows, this app is capable of cutting off anyone’s Wi-Fi over your network. Wi-Fi Kill is extremely useful when you have an open Wi-Fi not protected by a strong password. You can cut off the Wi-Fi of the intruder by just a few clicks on your device. This app is easy to use owing to its lucid and interactive interface and easy-to-use tools.
APK Inspector is a great tool that any general app user will love. It is the perfect GUI tool for analysts to analyse the Android applications as well as understand the coding behind it. The main purpose of the tool is to reverse engineer any Android application. This means you can use this app to get the source code of any Android application and can edit it to remove license and credits.
Arpspoof is a network sniffing app. It changes the network configuration of the victims Android phone. You can redirect the user to the specific web page. This app works like middlemen attacks apps.
zANTI is one of the best android app related to hacking from android phone. It has almost all security tools related to hacking any Wi-Fi networks.
This app automatically connects two person in a phone call making them feel that they called each other. Eviloperator’s biggest merit would probably have to be that you can record and save the conversation.
Nmap (network mapper) is open source security scanner used for network exploration by professionals. It works on both non-rooted and rooted smartphones. However, if your device is rooted then you have access to some more features. You can download this app on your Android device to scan networks for finding ports and system details.
Hackode is one of the best applications for people who want to hack their android devices. The hacker’s Toolbox is an application for penetration tester, Ethical hackers, IT administrator and Cyber security professional to perform different tasks like Google Hacking, Reconnaissance, DNS Dig, Exploits, Security Rss Feed and many more.
Secure shell or SSH is the best protocol that provides an extra layer of security while you are connecting to your remote machine. SSHDroid is a SSH server implementation for Android. This application will let you connect to your device from a PC and execute commands (like “terminal” and “ADB shell”) or edit files (through SFTP, WinSCP, Cyberduck, etc…). Windows users can rather control their device using FTP protocol. Yet another feature of this app includes extended notification control, Wi-Fi control, shared-key authentication, lock screen widget.
It is a free and super-quick system scanner for Android that is used by hackers and security professionals to discover which devices are connected to the Wi-Fi network, map devices, find intruders, evaluate network security risks, troubleshoot network problems and achieve best network performance, with the world’s most popular network toolkit. Fing is a must-have network utility with more than a dozen free network tools, including Wi-Fi scanner, port scanner, DNS lookup, ping and service monitoring.
Since, there are a number of Android hacking apps and tools, we might have missed some from the list! Do let us know your favorite Android hacking tool in the comments section below.