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Tool and Usage

Faraday is collaboration tool for pentest assignments and vulnerability management. It allows integration with a number of other security tools.

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Why this tool?

Faraday helps teams to collaborate when working on penetration tests or vulnerability management. It stores related security information in one place, which can be easily tracked and tested by other colleagues.

Usage and audience

This tool is categorized as a security collaboration tool and security reporting tool.

Faraday is commonly used for collaboration, penetration test, security assessment, or vulnerability scanning. Target users for this tool are pentesters, security professionals, and system administrators.


  • Faraday is written in Python
  • Customization and additions are possible
  • Web interface

Tool review

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


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

Author and Maintainers

Supporting company

This project is maintained by InfoByte


Support operating systems

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


Several dependencies are required to use Faraday.

  • argparse
  • colorama
  • couchdbkit
  • Flask
  • IPy
  • mockito
  • requests
  • restkit
  • tornado
  • whoosh
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Project details
Latest release2.7.1 [2017-11-17]
Last updatedDec. 1, 2017

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