The MagicNumber Scanner is a tool written using the Ruby language that identifies the file type based on its "magic number" and can generate a HTML report that contains links that points to a website to get detailed information about the identified file.
- Magic-number scanning based on a simple signature list.
- Automatically generates a URL with the identified extension pointing to the http://filext.com/ website. (e.g. http://filext.com/file-extension/EXE)
- Initial version
- Converting to class code
- Refactoring code
- Adding rspec test files
- Adding HTML capability
- Make the library a Gem
- Make a msf module
NOTE: signatures taken from the website of Gary C. Kessler - http://www.garykessler.net/
If you find any bugs, let us know. Thanks. ]¬)