Damn Small XSS Scanner (DSXS)

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Tool and Usage

Project details
LicensePublic domain
Programming languagePython
AuthorMiroslav Stampar
Latest releaseNo release found

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Usage and audience

Damn Small XSS Scanner is commonly used for penetration testing or web application analysis. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.


  • Command line interface

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


  • - No releases on GitHub available

Author and Maintainers

Damn Small XSS Scanner is under development by Miroslav Stampar.


Supported operating systems

Damn Small XSS Scanner is known to work on Linux.


Several dependencies are required to use Damn Small XSS Scanner.

  • Python 2

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Related tool information


This tool is categorized as a cross-site scripting scanner and XSS scanning tool.