Stardox – Github Stargazers Information Gathering Tool in Kali Linux
Stardox is a free and open source tool available on GitHub. Stardox is an Automated Information gathering tool. This tool is very useful for security researchers who use to find information about GitHub repositories. Stardox is used for information gathering on GitHub repository. Stardox is easiest and one of the best tool for information gathering tool. Stardox provides many integrated tools to perform reconnaissance on the target GitHub repository. This tool is written in python language. You must have python language installed in your kali linux operating system. This tool scraps out all the information of GitHub repository and displays the information in the form of tree like structure or tree like view. This tool gives information on the console in hierarchical manner. This tool is very useful to gather information about repository stargazers details.
Stardox Github Stargazers Information Gathering Tool collects following data:
- Total followers of the github repository.
- Total following of the github repository.
- Stargazer’s e-mail address of the github repository.
- Total repositories of the github repository.
- Total stars of the github repository.
Installation and step by step tutorial of Stardox:
Step 1: To install the tool use the following command. After installing the tool move to the directory.
git clone https://github.com/0xprateek/stardox
Step 2: Now you have to install the requirements using the following command.
pip install -r requirements.txt
Step 3: Now move to the src directory of the tool using the following command.
Now the tool has been installed in your Kali Linux operating system. Now we will see some examples to use the tool.
Example 1: Use the stardox tool to perform reconnaissance on github repository.
python3 stardox.py -r https://girhub.com/0xPrateek/Stardox
We have set the Github target profile.
You can see that tool has given the total stargazers information and forks information. This is how you can use the tool.
Example 2: Use the stardox tool to perform reconnaissance on the github repository.
python3 stardox.py -r https://girhub.com/github/codeql
You can the tool has given all the information about Github repository. This is how you can also use the tool.