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Tool and Usage

Plecost is a security tool to fingerprint WordPress installations and find available vulnerabilities.

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Usage and audience

This tool is categorized as a WordPress fingerprinting tool.

Plecost is commonly used for web application analysis. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.


  • Plecost is written in Python
  • JSON output supported
  • XML output supported

Tool review

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


  • + Screen output is colored
  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Plecost is under development by Daniel Garcia.


Support operating systems

Plecost is known to work on Linux.


Several dependencies are required to use Plecost.

  • aiohttp
  • BeautifulSoup4
  • chardet
  • Python 3
  • sphinx_rtd_theme
  • termcolor
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Project details
Latest release1.0.1 [2015-03-01]
License(s)BSD 3-clause
Last updatedSept. 17, 2017

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