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Tool and Usage

wafw00f is a security tool to perform fingerprinting on web applications and detect any web application firewall in use.

Usage and audience

wafw00f is commonly used for information gathering, penetration test, reconnaissance, or security assessment. Target users for this tool are pentesters and security professionals.

Tool review

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


  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Wafw00f is under development by Sandro Gauci, Wendel G. Henrique.


Support operating systems

Wafw00f is known to work on Linux.


Several dependencies are required to use wafw00f.

  • BeautifulSoup4
  • pluginbase
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Project details
Latest release0.9.4 [2016-03-15]
Last updatedSept. 17, 2017

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