Tool and Usage
Boofuzz is a fork of Sulley fuzzing framework after its maintenance dropped. Besides numerous bug fixes, boofuzz aims for extensibility.
Why this tool?
When the Sulley fuzzing tool became unmaintained, Boofuzz forked the project. Its goal is to maintain it and make it a better tool by solving bugs and adding new features.
Boofuzz is named after the little girl that scared Sulley, one of the characters in the movie Monsters Inc.
Usage and audience
boofuzz is commonly used for vulnerability scanning. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.
Tool review and remarks
The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:
- + More than 10 contributors
- + The source code of this software is available
Supported operating systems
Boofuzz is known to work on Linux.