Ronin Support


Ronin Support is a support library for Ronin. Ronin Support contains many of the convenience methods used by Ronin and additional libraries.

Ronin is a Ruby platform for exploit development and security research. Ronin allows for the rapid development and distribution of code, exploits or payloads over many common Source-Code-Management (SCM) systems.


  • Provides convenience methods for:
    • Formatting data:
    • Binary
    • Text
    • HTTP
    • URIs
    • HTML
    • JavaScript
    • SQL
    • Generating random text.
    • Networking:
    • TCP
    • UDP
    • SMTP / ESMTP
    • POP3
    • Imap
    • Telnet
    • HTTP / HTTPS
    • Enumerating IP ranges:
    • IPv4 / IPv6 addresses.
    • CIDR / globbed ranges.
    • (Un-)Hexdumping data.
    • Handling exceptions.


For examples of the convenience methods provided by ronin-support, please see Everyday Ronin.



$ gem install ronin-support


Copyright (c) 2006-2011 Hal Brodigan (postmodern.mod3 at

This file is part of Ronin Support.

Ronin Support is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Ronin Support is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with Ronin Support. If not, see