Acunetix Alternatives for Linux

Acunetix is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Small OWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) iconOWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP), which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 44 alternatives to Acunetix and 17 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Acunetix are Small OpenVAS iconOpenVAS (Free, Open Source), Small Nessus iconNessus (Paid), Small Nikto iconNikto (Free, Open Source) and Small Burp Suite iconBurp Suite (Freemium).

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The list of alternatives was last updated: 10/16/2019 2:24:00 AM

Alternatives to Acunetix for Linux with any license

  • OWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP)

    The Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) is an easy to use integrated penetration testing tool for finding vulnerabilities in web applications. It is designed to be used by people with a wide range of security experience and as such is ideal for developers and functional testers who are new to penetration testing. ZAP provides automated scanners as well as a set of tools that allow you to find security vulnerabilities manually.

    • OWASP ZAP is more of a web application pentesting tool but acunetix is a networking scanning tools Guest • Sep 2019 • 3 agrees and 6 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Nessus

    The Nessus vulnerability scanner is the world-leader in active scanners, featuring high-speed discovery, configuration auditing, asset profiling, sensitive data discovery and vulnerability analysis of your security posture. Nessus scanners can be distributed throughout an entire enterprise, inside DMZs and across physically separate networks.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone

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  • Nikto

    Nikto is an Open Source (GPL) web server scanner which performs comprehensive tests against web servers for multiple items, including over 6400 potentially dangerous files/CGIs, checks for outdated versions of over 1000 servers, and version specific problems on over 270 servers.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Burp Suite

    Burp Suite is an integrated platform for performing security testing of web applications. Its various tools work seamlessly together to support the entire testing process, from initial mapping and analysis of an application's attack surface, through to finding and exploiting security vulnerabilities.

    • Burp Suite is for forced browsing whereas acunetix is finding vulnerabilities. Guest • Aug 2019 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • Armitage

    Armitage is a graphical cyber attack management tool for Metasploit that visualizes your targets, recommends exploits, and exposes the advanced capabilities of the framework. Armitage aims to make Metasploit usable for security practitioners who understand hacking but don't use Metasploit every day. If you want to learn Metasploit and grow into the advanced features, Armitage can help you.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • w3af

    w3af is a Web Application Attack and Audit Framework

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Arachni

    Arachni is an Open Source, feature-full, modular, high-performance Ruby framework aimed towards helping penetration testers and administrators evaluate the security of web applications.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • skipfish

    A fully automated, active web application security reconnaissance tool. Key features: High speed: pure C code, highly optimized HTTP handling, minimal CPU footprint - easily achieving 2000 requests per second with responsive targets. Ease of use: heuristics to support a variety of quirky web frameworks and mixed-technology sites, with automatic learning capabilities, on-the-fly wordlist creation, and form autocompletion.

    • Discontinued
      Skipfish is no longer maintained. Last version, 2.10 beta, released in December 2012, can be still downloaded from Google Code Archive

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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