Ghost Phisher – Wireless & Ethernet Attack Software Application

Ghost Phisher is a Wireless and Ethernet security auditing and attack software program written using the Python Programming Language and the Python Qt GUI library, the program is able to emulate access points and deploy various internal networking servers for networking, penetration testing and phishing attacks.

Supported OS Ghost Phisher

The Software runs on any Linux machine with the programs prerequisites, But the program has been tested on the following Linux based operating systems:

  • Ubuntu KDE/GNOME
  • BackTrack Linux
  • BackBox Linux

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The following dependencies can be installed using the Debian package installer command on Debian based systems using “apt-get install program” or otherwise downloaded and installed manually.

  • Aircrack-NG
  • Python-Scapy
  • Python Qt4
  • Python
  • Subversion
  • Xterm
  • Metasploit Framework (Optional)


Ghost Phisher currently supports the following features:

  1. HTTP Server
  2. Inbuilt RFC 1035 DNS Server
  3. Inbuilt RFC 2131 DHCP Server
  4. Webpage Hosting and Credential Logger (Phishing)
  5. Wifi Access point Emulator
  6. Session Hijacking (Passive and Ethernet Modes)
  7. ARP Cache Poisoning (MITM and DOS Attacks)
  8. Penetration using Metasploit Bindings
  9. Automatic credential logging using SQlite Database
  10. Update Support

Installation on Debian Package

Run the below command;

root@host:~# dpkg -i ghost-phisher_1.5_all.deb

The source code for the program can be fetched using the following command on terminal

root@host:~# svn checkout