How to Create a Custom Script/Task to Discover Systems Running Dropbox
Dropbox (https://www.dropbox.com/) is a free service providing users with software, when installed allows the sharing of files from their computers, tablets, phones, etc. with other persons. Because of the risk associated with this application and the potential for misuse, many organizations may prohibit it.
The following custom script may be used to to identify systems running Dropbox on the local network subnet.
Steps for use:
- Login to Pwn Pulse, select Scripts from the main drop-down menu.
- Select Add a script, provide an indicative name, for example Custom - ArpScan and select Bash.
In the scripting window, type the following lines and click the Save button.
#!/bin/bash nmap --script=broadcast-dropbox-listener
- Next, select Tasks from the main drop-down menu, then select Add a task.
- On the New Task page, provide an indicative name for the task, for example Scan for Dropbox Systems, select the newly created script from the Script drop-down menu.
- For the
Add toparameter, choose to run the task specific to a single sensor selected from the drop-down menu, or to a group of sensors.
- Next, select a Start Time and choose a Frequency how often the task should be run (***). Afterward, click the Save button.
- After the task has completed and assuming the targets were accessible at the time the task was run, the results of the task may be viewed by returning to the Tasks page, then selecting the Results button.
Provided below is an example of what the Results of the task may look like:
Starting Nmap 6.47 ( http://nmap.org ) at 2015-03-04 11:24 EST Pre-scan script results: | broadcast-dropbox-listener: | displayname ip port version host_int namespaces |_ 10.0.0.6 17500 1.8 280116429 111930495 WARNING: No targets were specified, so 0 hosts scanned. Nmap done: 0 IP addresses (0 hosts up) scanned in 40.75 seconds
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