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NiktoYear and a half it took hackers Chris Sylla and David Lodge, to release a new version of the scanner Nikto 2.1.5.

It also displays the unique challenges for the more than 270 versions of the servers. The scanner also identifies common errors in web server configuration, including the presence of multiple index files, HTTP-server option, and then tries to make the most complete list of versions and modules on the server. List of objects for scanning Nikto is implemented as a plugin and is updated frequently (these plugins are not open source). (more…)