Acunetix Alternatives for Mac

Acunetix is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The most popular Mac 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 45 alternatives to Acunetix and 11 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Acunetix are Small Nessus iconNessus (Paid), Small Nikto iconNikto (Free, Open Source), Small Burp Suite iconBurp Suite (Freemium) and Small Armitage iconArmitage (Free, Open Source).

The list of alternatives was last updated on Sep 24, 2020

  • The Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) is an easy to use integrated penetration testing tool for finding vulnerabilities in web applications.
    Almost everyone think this is great alternative to Acunetix.
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
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    OWASP ZAP is more of a web application pentesting tool but acunetix is a networking scanning tools

    Negative comment • more than a year ago

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  • The Nessus vulnerability scanner is the world-leader in active scanners, featuring high-speed discovery, configuration auditing, asset profiling, sensitive data discovery and...


  • 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...
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Simple, scalable cybersecurity tool suite for researchers, professionals, and enterprises.
    • Freemium
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    Gu
    Burp Suite is for forced browsing whereas acunetix is finding vulnerabilities.

    Negative comment • more than a year ago

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  • Armitage is a graphical cyber attack management tool for...
    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Arachni is an Open Source, feature-full, modular, high-performance Ruby framework aimed towards helping penetration testers and administrators evaluate the security of web...
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    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • A fully automated, active web application security reconnaissance tool.

    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
  • Websecurify is a powerful web application security testing environment designed from the ground up to provide the best combination of automatic and manual vulnerability testing...
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    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
  • Firefox add-on that lets you change headers and request parameters before they're sent to the server.

    Discontinued

    The extension is no longer developed since 2010 and it's not compatible with Firefox 57 and later. It still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

    • Free • Open Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox
  • Find security vulnerabilities right from your browser. Experience the next generation security tools without the need to install any additional software.
    • Freemium
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Chrome OS