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Tool and Usage

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.

Usage and audience

dirsearch is commonly used for information gathering, penetration test, or security assessment. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.

Tool review

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


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

Author and Maintainers

Dirsearch is under development by Mauro Soria.


Support operating systems

Dirsearch is known to work on Linux, macOS, and Microsoft Windows.

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Project details
Latest release0.3.8 [2017-07-25]
Last updatedOct. 23, 2017

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