boofuzz alternatives

Looking for an alternative tool to replace boofuzz? During the review of boofuzz we looked at other open source tools. Based on their category, tags, and text, these are the ones that have the best match.

Top 3

  1. Wfuzz (web application fuzzer)
  2. Kitty (fuzzing framework)
  3. Fuzzapi (REST API fuzzing tool)

These tools are ranked as the best alternatives to boofuzz.

Alternatives (by score)

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Wfuzz

Introduction

Wfuzz is a fuzzing tool written in Python. Tools like Wfuzz are typically used to test web applications and how they handle both expected as unexpected input.

Project details

Wfuzz is written in Python.

Strengths and weaknesses

  • + More than 1000 GitHub stars
  • + The source code of this software is available

    Typical usage

    • Application fuzzing
    • Application security
    • Application testing
    • Web application analysis

    Wfuzz review

    60

    Kitty

    Introduction

    Kitty is a framework for those who want to do fuzzing unusual targets, like proprietary protocols. Although Kitty itself is not a fuzzing tool, it allows one to build a fuzzing tool.

    Project details

    Kitty is written in Python.

    Strengths and weaknesses

    • + The source code of this software is available

      Typical usage

      • Application fuzzing

      Kitty review

      68

      Fuzzapi

      Introduction

      Fuzzapi is a security tool to test a REST API using fuzzing. It can be used for security assessments and penetration tests.

      Project details

      Fuzzapi is written in Ruby.

      Strengths and weaknesses

      • + The source code of this software is available

        Typical usage

        • Application fuzzing
        • Application testing

        Fuzzapi review

        64

        syzkaller

        Introduction

        Syzkaller is an unsupervised coverage-guided Linux kernel fuzzer. It tests kernel system calls (syscall) to see how they respond to unexpected data.

        Project details

        syzkaller is written in Golang.

        Strengths and weaknesses

        • + More than 25 contributors
        • + More than 1000 GitHub stars
        • + The source code of this software is available

          Typical usage

          • Application fuzzing
          • Application testing

          syzkaller review

          59

          Wapiti

          Introduction

          Wapiti is typically used to audit web applications.

          Project details

          Wapiti is written in Python.

          Strengths and weaknesses

          • + The source code of this software is available
          • + Well-known tool

            Typical usage

            • Application fuzzing
            • Vulnerability scanning
            • Web application analysis

            Wapiti review

            84

            0d1n

            Introduction

            0d1n is useful to perform brute-force login attempts for authentication forms. It can discover useful directory names by using a predefined list of paths. With options to use a random proxy per request and load CSRF tokens, it is a tool that can be used in different type of assignments.

            Project details

            0d1n is written in C.

            Strengths and weaknesses

            • + The source code of this software is available

              Typical usage

              • Information gathering
              • Penetration testing
              • Security assessment
              • Vulnerability scanning

              0d1n review

              63

              afl (American fuzzy lop)

              Introduction

              American fuzzy lop, or afl, is a security-oriented fuzzer. It helps with testing software to find unexpected results within applications.

              Project details

              afl is written in C.

              Strengths and weaknesses

              • + The source code of this software is available

                Typical usage

                • Application testing

                afl review

                60

                dirsearch

                Introduction

                Dirsearch is a tool to guide security professionals to find possible information leaks or sensitive data. It does this by looking for directory and file names.

                Project details

                dirsearch is written in Python.

                Strengths and weaknesses

                • + More than 10 contributors
                • + More than 500 GitHub stars
                • + The source code of this software is available

                  Typical usage

                  • Information gathering
                  • Penetration testing
                  • Security assessment

                  dirsearch review

                  64

                  DirSearch (Go)

                  Introduction

                  DirSearch is a Go implementation of the original dirsearch tool written by Mauro Soria. It is used to discover directories by using common names and guessing (fuzzing).

                  Project details

                  DirSearch (Go) is written in Golang.

                  Strengths and weaknesses

                  • + The source code of this software is available

                    Typical usage

                    • Information gathering
                    • Penetration testing
                    • Security assessment

                    DirSearch (Go) review

                    60

                    DotDotPwn

                    Introduction

                    DotDotPwn is a security tool to perform directory traversal attempts to discover interesting paths in web applications.

                    Project details

                    DotDotPwn is written in Perl.

                    Strengths and weaknesses

                    • + The source code of this software is available

                      Typical usage

                      • Application fuzzing
                      • Penetration testing

                      DotDotPwn review

                      64

                      SFTPfuzzer (Simple FTP Fuzzer)

                      Introduction

                      SFTPfuzzer (Simple FTP Fuzzer) allows the tester fuzz username and password fields in an FTP Server. It is intended to find a buffer overflow vulnerability.

                      Project details

                      SFTPfuzzer is written in Python.

                      Strengths and weaknesses

                      • + The source code of this software is available

                        Typical usage

                        • Application testing

                        SFTPfuzzer review

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