Tool and Usage
- Programming language
- Simone Margaritelli
- Latest release
- No release found
- Latest release date
Why this tool?
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).
DirSearch is the very first tool written in Go by the author. For that reason, the GitHub project shows a Baby Gopher badge.
Usage and audience
DirSearch (Go) is commonly used for information gathering, penetration testing, or security assessment. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.
- Command line interface
Example usage and output
Tool review and remarks
The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:
- + The source code of this software is available
Supported operating systems
DirSearch (Go) is known to work on Linux.
DirSearch (Go) alternatives
Similar tools to DirSearch (Go):
DotDotPwn is a security tool to perform directory traversal attempts to discover interesting paths in web applications.
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.
The weblocator security tool performs a discovery search to find directories and files. This can be useful for penetration tests to find sensitive data.
This tool page was updated at . Found an improvement? Help the community by submitting an update.
Related tool information
Compare DirSearch (Go) with other tools
This tool is categorized as a directory traversal fuzzer.