What is the PlugBot?

PlugBot is a hardware botnet project. It's a covert penetration testing device (bot) designed for covert use during physical penetration tests. PlugBot is a research project led by Jeremiah Talamantes, a Penetration Tester and Security Researcher for RedTeam Security.

PlugBot Demo from RedTeam Security on Vimeo.

PlugBot Demo: Download & Install Exploit Scripts from RedTeam Security on Vimeo.

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  • 1.2 Ghz processor
  • Bluetooth ready
  • Wireless 802.11b ready
  • Gigabit Ethernet capable
  • Linux, Perl, PHP, MySQL on-board
  • Covertly disguised as power adapter
  • Capable of invoking most Linux-based scan apps & scripts
  • Intelligent scan engine
  • Very low power use


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