WAF detection tools



WAF detection tools are typically used for application discovery and software identification.

Users for these tools include pentesters and security professionals.


Popular WAF detection tools

WhatWaf (WAF detection)

WAF bypassing, application discovery, application fingerprinting, software identification, web application analysis

WhatWaf can be helpful during security assessments to learn if a web application is protected by a WAF. If so, the bypass and avoidance techniques may help to further test or exploit the related web application.

wafw00f (Fingerprint web application firewall technology)

application fingerprinting, information gathering, penetration testing, reconnaissance, security assessment

wafw00f is a security tool to perform fingerprinting on web applications and detect any web application firewall in use.

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