Shodan Alternatives

    Shodan is described as 'IoT (Internet of Things) search engine for finding and getting details about internet connected devices' and is an website in the Online Services category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Shodan, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac and SaaS. The best alternative is ZoomEye, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Shodan are Censys (Freemium, Open Source), IVRE (Free, Open Source), Nexpose (Paid) and Vega (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 13, 2020

    • Network mapping service. View 24 alternatives to ZoomEye
      Most users think ZoomEye is a great alternative to Shodan.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      ZoomEye vs Shodan
      pros, cons and recent comments
      the best shodan alternative
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

    • Censys is a search engine that allows computer scientists to ask questions about the devices and networks that compose the internet. View 24 alternatives to Censys
      Most users think Censys is a great alternative to Shodan.
      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Online
      Censys vs Shodan
      pros, cons and recent comments
      no limit on number of searches, lots of filters
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      Fresher data, more ports scanned
      Positive comment 5 months ago



    • Network recon framework, including a web interface to browse Nmap scan results. View 13 alternatives to IVRE
      Most users think IVRE is a great alternative to Shodan.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • BSD
      • Self-Hosted
      IVRE vs Shodan
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Because it's completely free and open-source and works exactly like Shodan.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      nm17 Great for indexing local networks and such
      Positive comment 7 months ago

      Because it's an open-source framework for scanning, indexing and researching data about connected device... Like Shodan.
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

    • Learn about our vulnerability management software, Nexpose. See how our vulnerability scanner prioritizes vulnerabilities and speeds up remediation. View 22 alternatives to Nexpose
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      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Vega is a free and open source scanner and testing platform to test the security of web applications. View 8 alternatives to Vega
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Wapiti allows you to audit the security of your web applications. Wapiti is a command line tool. View 11 alternatives to wapiti
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • 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... View 11 alternatives to Arachni
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • A fully automated, active web application security reconnaissance tool. View 20 alternatives to skipfish

      Discontinued

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

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • PunkSPIDER is a global-reaching web application vulnerability search engine. The goal is to allow the user to determine vulnerabilities across the Internet quickly, easily, and intuitively. View 9 alternatives to PunkSPIDER

      Discontinued

      Website/service unavailable.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
    • LeakIX is a search engine indexing open hosts on the internet. It focuses on listing the databases and table names and keeps an history of every successful connection. New database software support is added on a regular basis. View 4 alternatives to LeakIX
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      LeakIX vs Shodan
      pros, cons and recent comments
      khen_su Simple, too the point indexer with nice querying capacities
      Positive comment 11 months ago

      Has less data but is free for all. Also table names (mysql), collection names (mongo), index names ( elasticsearch ) and topic ( kafka ) names are searchable.
      Positive comment 11 months ago

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