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Worldwide most useful software in the process of hacking 2020

The statistic shows the most invaluable software or tools used for hacking by global hackers as of January 2020. According to the survey, Burp Suite was the most popular hacking tool as of then, being used by 89 percent of respondents.

Most useful software or tools for hacking worldwide as of January 2020*

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Release date

March 2020



Survey time period

December 2019 to January 2020

Number of respondents

3,150 respondents

Special properties

hackers from over 120 countries and territories

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

*Question asked: "what software, hardware, or tools help you most when you're hacking?"

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