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Web vulnerability scanner tool for Kali Linux - NIKTO


Nikto is an Open Source web server scanner which performs comprehensive tests against web servers for multiple items, including over 6700 potentially dangerous files/programs, checks for outdated versions of over 1250 servers, and version specific problems on over 270 servers.

It also checks for server configuration items such as the presence of multiple index files, HTTP server options, and will attempt to identify installed web servers and software. Scan items and plugins are frequently updated and can be automatically updated.


Lets Start with Web vulnerability scanner tool

Step 1 :-You need to type Nikito tool by executing this command in terminal window of kali linux.

Nikito -h

Web vulnerability scanner tool for Kali Linux - NIKTO


Step 2 :- Then Enter your Target Website.

Here I have used "techtrick.in" for demo purpose.

nikito -h www.techtrick.in -Tuning 9

Web vulnerability scanner tool for Kali Linux - NIKTO


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Akash is a co-founder and an aspiring entrepreneur who keeps a close eye on open source, tech giants, and security. Get in touch with him by sending an email (akashchugh1994@gmail.com).





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