WebScarab AlternativesHTTP(S) & Web Debuggers like WebScarab
Fiddler is a Web Debugging Proxy which logs all HTTP(S) traffic between your computer and the Internet. Fiddler allows you to inspect all HTTP(S) traffic, set breakpoints, and "fiddle" with incoming or outgoing data.
- - Fiddler is the most popular Windows alternative to WebScarab.
- - Fiddler is the most popular free alternative to WebScarab.
Charles is an HTTP proxy / HTTP monitor / Reverse Proxy that enables a developer to view all of the HTTP and SSL / HTTPS traffic between their machine and the Internet. This includes requests, responses and the HTTP headers (which contain the cookies and caching information).
- - Charles is the most popular Mac, iPhone, Linux & iPad alternative to WebScarab.
- - Charles is the most popular commercial alternative to WebScarab.
The Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) is an easy to use integrated penetration testing tool for finding vulnerabilities in web applications.
- - OWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) is the most popular Open Source alternative to WebScarab.
OWASP Zed Attack Proxy (ZAP) Features
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.
- - Shodan is the most popular Web-based alternative to WebScarab.
HttpFox monitors and analyzes all incoming and outgoing HTTP traffic between the browser and the web servers.
HttpWatch is an HTTP viewer and debugger that integrates with IE and Firefox to provide seamless HTTP and HTTPS monitoring without leaving the browser window. It's available as a free edition and a PRO version that cost money and has additional features.
Slowy is an OSX app which simulates custom connection's conditions and limits the network traffic. It is created for web developers that work on a local server, to test a website with a real-world connection.
Uthrottle is a tool which simulates custom connection’s conditions and limits the network traffic to a specified speed on network interfaces. In complex service oriented application stacks, some bugs only manifest themselves on congested or slow