Cura is a mobile application for the Android platform. It is a bundle of remote systems administration tools.
It provides a personalized terminal emulator, a syslog module that allows for reading logs directly from a server, a SysMonitor module that visually graphs CPU and RAM usage percentages, access to Nmap, and Server Stats which offers general server information like its Vitals, Hardware information, Memory information, processes, and so on. A security which allows users to have Cura's database completely wiped upon them sending the compromised phone a secret pattern of their choosing is also implemented.
- SSH access
- Terminal emulator
- System Monitor
- Nmap access
- SysLog reader
- Detailed server statistics
- Find-my-phone through SMS message
Cura has been mentioned on Linux Magazine, amongst other blogs and security news websites; Links are below: h t t p ://www.linux-magazin.de/NEWS/Cura-1.0-Android-App-fuer-Server-Admins h t t p ://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=12923 h t t p ://linuxcitement.blogspot.com/2012/05/cura-android-remote-systems.html?m=1 Also, an unofficial binary for Cura has been released here: h t t p ://www.davidbeauchamp.com/?p=103 As of August 2012, this binary will not be needed anymore as we will be uploading the application to the Android Market.