OWTF (Offensive Web Testing Framework)

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Tool and Usage

The OWTF project (Offensive Web Testing Framework) unites tools for penetrating testing. Most parts are written in Python.

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OWTF is short for Offensive Web Testing Framework and it is one of the many OWASP projects to improve security.

Usage and audience

OWTF is commonly used for penetration testing or security assessment. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.

Tool review and remarks

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


  • + More than 25 contributors
  • + More than 500 GitHub stars
  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

OWTF is under development by Abraham Aranguren.



Supported operating systems

OWTF is known to work on Linux.

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Project details
Latest release2.3 [2018-04-02]
LicenseBSD 3-clause
Last updatedApril 5, 2018

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