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Andrax – Penetration Testing on Android | Complete Guide


Andrax is an amazing tool to convert your phone into a Linux device.

It enables all Android and ARM devices with root access and storage to become a weapon for Advanced Penetration Testing and Red Team operations.

If you are a geek, this tool can be a better option for you.

What is Andrax?

Andrax is a Penetration Testing Platform developed for Android Smartphones and ARM boards.

It has the ability to run on Android so it behaves like a common Linux distribution. This tool is developed by Weidsom Nascimento.

The Development of this tool began in Brazil in 2016 but now is available for international usage.

Andrax Highlights:

  • Portable: It can be installed on any android smartphone and any ARM board.
  • Open-Source: Makes the program more secure. Anyone can support.
  • Optimized: Requires minimal hardware resources.
  • 3000+ Tools: It has 3000+ tools for advanced penetration testing.
  • 4000+ Attacks: Can perform more than 4000 attacks.

Andrax Tools:

1. Information Gathering:

  • Dnsrecon
  • Whois
  • Raccoon
  • DNS-Cracker
  • Bind DNS tools
  • Firewalk

2. Password Cracking:

  • Ncrack
  • John The Ripper
  • Hydra

3. Network Hacking:

  • ARPSpoof
  • MITMProxy
  • EvilGINX2
  • Bettercap

4. Scanning:

  • Nmap – Network Mapper
  • Masscan
  • SSLScan
  • Amap

5. Wireless Hacking:

  • VMP Evil AP
  • Cowpatty
  • MDK3
  • Aircrack-NG Tool
  • Reaver

6. Website Hacking:

  • 0d1n
  • Wapiti3
  • XSSer
  • Commix
  • Recon-NG
  • PHPSploit
  • AbernathY-XSS
  • Photon
  • SQLMap
  • Payloadmask

7. Packet Crafting:

  • Hping3
  • Nping
  • Socat
  • Scapy
  • Hexinject
  • Ncat

8. Exploitation:

  • MetaSploit Framework
  • Rop-TOOL
  • RouterSploit Framework
  • Getsploit

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Download Andrax:

Downloading it is quite simple. Just click on the button provided below.


Requirement For Andrax:

  • Android 5.0 or later.
  • Rooted Phone. (Tutorial to Root) with supersu(superuser).
  • 4 GB internal Storage.
  • Unlocked Kernal.

Installing Andrax:

  1. Andrax has an automatic installer that downloads and configures the entire environment (download page). You should see the root access request, so just grant the permissions.
  2. Click ok to start downloading the core. After it, the core will be automatically installed.
  3. Wait until your device reboots and everything simply sets up.


Andrax is an amazing tool for Android devices.

It is not very difficult to use but for beginners, it might be a little scary.

But don’t worry everything must be okay after reading till here.

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding this article. Please do comment down below, Team CSHAWK will get in touch with you soon.

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