pwntools - CTF toolkit
pwntools is a CTF framework and exploit development library. Written in Python, it is designed for rapid prototyping and development, and intended to make exploit writing as simple as possible.
from pwn import * context(arch = 'i386', os = 'linux') r = remote('exploitme.example.com', 31337) # EXPLOIT CODE GOES HERE r.send(asm(shellcraft.sh())) r.interactive()
Try It Now!
You can now do a live demo of Pwntools, https://demo.pwntools.com.
Our documentation is available at https://docs.pwntools.com/
To get you started, we’ve provided some example solutions for past CTF challenges in our https://github.com/Gallopsled/pwntools-write-ups.
pwntools is best supported on 64-bit Ubuntu 12.04 and 14.04, but most functionality should work on any Posix-like distribution (Debian, Arch, FreeBSD, OSX, etc.). Python 2.7 is required.
Most of the functionality of pwntools is self-contained and Python-only. You should be able to get running quickly with
apt-get update apt-get install python2.7 python-pip python-dev git libssl-dev libffi-dev build-essential pip install --upgrade pip pip install --upgrade pwntools
However, some of the features (assembling/disassembling foreign architectures) require non-Python dependencies. For more information, see the https://docs.pwntools.com/en/stable/install.html.
If you have any questions not worthy of a https://github.com/Gallopsled/pwntools/issues, feel free to ping us at irc://irc.freenode.net/pwntools and ask away. Click https://kiwiirc.com/client/irc.freenode.net/pwntools to connect. There is also a https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/pwntools-users for higher latency discussion.