Ligolo: Reverse Tunneling made easy for pentesters, by pentesters


Ligolo is a simple and lightweight tool for establishing SOCKS5 or TCP tunnels from a reverse connection in complete safety (TLS certificate with elliptical curve). It is comparable to Meterpreter with Autoroute + Socks4a, but more stable and faster. Use case You compromised a Windows / Linux / Mac server during your external audit. This server is located inside a LAN network and you want to establish connections to other machines on this network. You can setup a tunnel to access the internal server's resources. Quick Demo Relay of a RDP connection using Proxychains (WAN). Performance Here is a screenshot of a speedtest between two 100mb/s hosts (ligolo/localrelay). Performance may vary depending on the system and network configuration. Usage Setup / Compiling Make sure Go is installed and working. Get Ligolo and dependencies cd `go env GOPATH`/src git clone cd ligolo make dep Generate self-signed TLS certificates (will be....

May 26, 2020
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