Security / Penetration Testing (Debian/Ubuntu) – Why Google Skipfish failes to be a top-class web vulnerability scanner

Some of you might have read my little tutorial about how to use Google Skipfish for web vulnerability scanning. While I was fascinated by the efficiency and speed of this application, I started to use it more often. Although manual testing can’t be replaced by a machine, web vulnerability scanners are still a helping hand. During […]... Read More

Google Skipfish version 1.34b released

On the 6th May 2010 a new version of Google Skipfish (penetration testing tool/vulnerability scanner) was released. View the changelog here. Download it here. According to the changelog not many things were changed.... Read More
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Penetration Testing with Google’s Skipfish (Debian/Ubuntu)

I recently had the time to test Google’s Skipfish. It is a fully automated penetration testing tool and was just published some weeks ago. This little tutorial will show Debian/Ubuntu users how to install it and perform the first test. I. Introduction Tools like Nessus and Nmap are indispensable when it comes down to security […]... Read More