Vega Alternatives

    Vega is described as 'free and open source scanner and testing platform to test the security of web applications. Vega can help you find and validate SQL Injection, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS), inadvertently disclosed sensitive information, and other vulnerabilities' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are eight alternatives to Vega for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Self-Hosted solutions, Linux, SaaS and Mac. The best alternative is Shodan, which is free. Other great apps like Vega are Censys (Freemium, Open Source), ZoomEye (Freemium), IVRE (Free, Open Source) and PunkSPIDER (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 26, 2020

    1. Shodan is a search engine that lets you find specific computers (routers, servers, etc.) using a variety of filters. Some have also described it as a public port scan directory or a search engine of banners.
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Online
      Censys is a search engine that enables researchers to ask questions about the hosts and networks that compose the Internet.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      ZoomEye is a search engine for Cyberspace In Chinese ancient legends, there's a famous ghost buster named Zhong Kui. Just like him, ZoomEye is created for hunting the demons in Cyberspace.
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    2. Network recon framework, including a web interface to browse Nmap scan results.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      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.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      This tool allows you to view general information about a websites HTTP header, websites DNS records, websites SSL certificates and a bunch of open TCP ports as well ASN whois information.
    3. Grabber is a web application scanner. Basically it detects some kind of vulnerabilities in your website. Grabber is simple, not fast, but portable and really adaptable. This software is designed to scan small websites such as personal sites, forums etc.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Natlas is an open source project designed to provide scalable network scanning and an interface to search through the results. For more information, visit github.com/natlas/natlas
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