Website hacking is one of the most popular practices used by cybercriminals to harm businesses which can cause businesses loss of revenue and impact their reputation.
The Hexomatic Malicious URL checker automation can be used to detect links to any phishing, deceptive, or malware distributing websites at scale. This automation is ideal for auditing pages in bulk or can be used as part of your cold outreach research as an icebreaker.
Different ways to use the Malicious URL checker automation:
Directly, using the Malicious URL checker automation to check a single URL.
Via Data input automation (using the Manual paste / List of inputs option) to check a list of URLs (one per line).
Via Data input automation (using the Upload file / CSV file option) to check a list of URLs in a local CSV file.
Via Data input automation (using the File URL / CSV file option) to check a list of URLs in a remotely stored CSV file.
Checking URLs from your Hexomatic workflow.
The automation provides malware, social engineering and unwanted software status checks.
How to use the Malicious URL checker automation via Data input:
Step 1: Create a blank workflow and select Data input as the starting point. Step 2: Add the Malicious URL automation, selecting the data input as the source. Step 3: Click continue to run or schedule the workflow.
The Malicious URL checker automation can also be used via the Crawler automation to check every page of a specific website.