Thursday, August 28, 2008

Google Tricks and hacks

Searching URL's

allinurl : allinurl command used to search particular string.

Eg : Go to Google and enter the "allinurl:wwwboard/passwd.txt" you can find
many results with containing a string inside the file passwd.txt.
username:password (password is encrypted using DES crypto and can be cracked using john the ripper) "WWWBOARD" is a CGI message board which saves it's password by default in a filename called "passwd.txt".

allinurl:passwd.txt Shows passwd.txt and it contents in


It will show config.txt file contains about configuration settings and admin settings from
those geographical domain.

Searching for Index browsing enabled directories

Try these out this in google:

"Index of /admin"
"Index of /secret"
"Index of /cgi-bin"

Searching for partcular file types

filetype:.doc classified

searching for classified millitary documents

intitle:"axis video server"

intitle quoted with content shows the result of quoted content.

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