A HackBar for google chrome/firefox browser. Small tool for pentesting websercurity.

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What is HackBar?

HackBar is a browser extension for Google Chrome and Firefox. It is a lightweight, effective tool designed to help in pentesting for web security. It allows you to load, split, and execute URLs directly from the address bar. Among its features, HackBar offers custom referrer URLs and User Agents, cookie management, and utilities such as md5, sha1, sha256, and rot13 encryption. HackBar also includes URL and Base64 encoding capabilities, a json data beautifier, and enhanced SQL and XSS features. With HackBar, enhancing web security has never been easier. Get it from the Chrome or Firefox Extension stores.

Rating: 2.06 (16)
Version: 2.3.1 (Last updated: 2020-06-15)
Creation date: 2020-06-14
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • tabs
  • activeTab
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • <all_urls>
  • storage
Size: 103.42K
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Other platforms

HackBar (v2.3.1)
4.16 (348) 10,275
Not available on Edge

How to use

  • Press F12 to open hackbar


  • Load, split, execute url from address bar.
  • Custom/add referrer url, User Agent, cookie.
  • Tools: md5, sha1, sha256, rot13 encryption, url, base64 encoding, beautifier json data, sql, xss features.

Firefox Extension: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/hackbartool

How to get license key: https://hackbar.herokuapp.com/howto

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
  • Easy to use
  • Not worth the price
  • Lack of features
  • Charges after installation
Most mentioned
  • Unable to retrieve URL
  • Charges for use
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Risk impact

HackBar is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install HackBar if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

HackBar has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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