Using Nikto

author: Nathan Acks
date: 2022-03-19

Nikto is a web application vulnerability scanner.

nikto -Format txt -host $URL \
      -output $OUTPUT_FILE_WITH_EXTENSION

It can be used for basic web enumeration as well.

Getting help

nikto -h            # Short help
nikto -H            # Long help (all commands)
nikto -list-plugins # List plugins