Tool and Usage
- Programming language
- Michael Skelton
- Tim Kent
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Why this tool?
Tools like VHostScan are powerful to perform reconnaissance and discover configuration defaults. This can be useful during penetration tests or security testing, to see if a system has been stripped from default pages. If not, this tool might discover them and provide valuable information about the system.
Usage and audience
VHostScan is commonly used for penetration testing or reconnaissance. Target users for this tool are auditors, pentesters, and security professionals.
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
Supported operating systems
VHostScan is known to work on Linux.
Several dependencies are required to use VHostScan.
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Related tool information
This tool is categorized as a configuration audit tool, website reconnaissance tool, and website security audit tool.