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Re: Database for scan results
From: "Ozgur Ozdemircili" <ozgur.ozdemircili () gmail com>
Date: Thu, 4 May 2006 18:15:09 +0300

Right on,

I just mailed about the same subject. A big problem about the data and storage. I do pentest but where all the info go? On html pages, txt pages? Any software to insert all the host info results (nmap, nikto etc..) and all the explanations we have which also happens to have a reporting page where we can get all the info we want for a host or a whole system?
Thanks

Ozgur Ozdemircili

----- Original Message ----- From: "thomas springer" <tuevsec () gmx net>
To: <pen-test () securityfocus com>
Sent: Wednesday, May 03, 2006 10:15 AM
Subject: Re: Database for scan results


I do quite many pentests on a regular base, using a far broader toolset
than only nessus or mbsa. I'm focussed on webapps, which means there is
quite a lot of "handwork" to do that can't be done via
standard-solutions like nessus.

I hacked together a database and quick'n'dirty php-app (which would
misably fail my own pentests) for managing my cases (and boilerplates)
and creating reports.

The db consists of
- N cases
-- each case contains N Servers
--- each server contains N check-families (to me: DNS-Config, Mail,
IP-Checks, Webapp-Checks, Network-Checks)
---- each check-familiy contains N Checks (Title, Description,
References (OSSTM, Wikipedia etc.), Freetext, Rating (5, from "INFO to
SEVERE"), Screenshot-id, Default-Text (a set of automagically insertable
boilerplates), Automatic-Check (using www.serversniff.net's
API-Funktions to import Data from ipLookup, Traceroute, Whois, etc
automatically)

A simple webinterface allows you to fill every check with any text you
like, any screenshot you take and will support a few checks to be filled
in autmagically using the API from serversniff.net.

I hacked an export-function for creating pseudoxml that can be imported
into a winword-template using a simple vba-macro.

I was thinking about offering this stuff as a simple service at
serversniff.net - but this would require a bit of quality-assurance
(plus translation and usermanagment) first. i think most "real"
pentesters won't be allowed to store their cases on a
third-party-database anyway.

I'd love to see anything like this as OpenSource - but i wasn't able to
find any configurable solution like this. I'd be really interested how
others deal with handling and storing their results.



tom

xelerated wrote:
Im trying to figure a way to keep track of all scans via a DB,
personally I dont care if its MySQL, MSSQL, MS Access, whatever.


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