dirsearch is a Python-based command-line website directory scanner designed to brute force site structure including directories and files in websites.
dirsearch Website Directory Scanner Features
dirsearch supports the following:
- Keep alive connections
- Support for multiple extensions (-e|–extensions asp,php)
- Reporting (plain text, JSON)
- Heuristically detects invalid web pages
- Recursive brute forcing
- HTTP proxy support
- User agent randomization
- Batch processing
- Request delaying
dirsearch Web Directory Structure Scanner & Wordlists
Dictionaries must be text files. Each line will be processed as such, except that the special word
%EXT% is used, which will generate one entry for each extension (
-e | --extension) passed as an argument.
Passing the extensions “
asp” and “
aspx” will generate the following dictionary:
You can also use
-f | --force-extensions switch to append extensions to every word in the wordlists (like DirBuster).
You can find a great selection of Password List Download Best Word List – Most Common Passwords here.
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