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A free web application security testing tool Skipfish from google

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Skipfish is a  fully automated, active web application security reconnaissance tool, which will help you to test your web application.  Key features are

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.

Cutting-edge security logic: high quality, low false positive, differential security checks, capable of spotting a range of subtle flaws, including blind injection vectors.

Security checks offered includes the following High risk flaws and many other medium and low risks too.

Server-side SQL injection (including blind vectors, numerical parameters).

Explicit SQL-like syntax in GET or POST parameters.

Server-side shell command injection (including blind vectors).

Server-side XML / XPath injection (including blind vectors).

Format string vulnerabilities.

Integer overflow vulnerabilities.

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This tool supports Linux, Mac, Windows (you will need Cygwin) and FreeBSD

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