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Scanning Web Application with Nikto
webapp-tools-of-trade-basics | Level: Easy | Total Lab Runs: 0 | Premium Lab |
Web Application Pentesting Tools can prove to be very helpful while performing penetration testing.
In this lab exercise, we will take a look at how to use Nikto to scan web applications and identify various vulnerabilities.
Objective: Scan the web application with Nikto and identify the possible vulnerabilities.
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- Once you start the lab, you will have access to a Kali GUI instance.
- Your Kali instance has an interface with IP address 192.X.Y.2. Run "ip addr" to know the values of X and Y.
- Do not attack the gateway located at IP address 192.X.Y.1
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- Attacking the lab infrastructure
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