dirsearch – Website Directory Scanner For Files & Structure

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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 For Files & Structure


dirsearch Website Directory Scanner Features

dirsearch supports the following:

  • Multithreaded
  • 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.

Example:

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.

You can download dirsearch here:

dirsearch-v0.3.8.zip

Or read more here.

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2 Responses to dirsearch – Website Directory Scanner For Files & Structure

  1. bughunter October 30, 2017 at 8:03 pm #

    https://github.com/cujanovic/Content-Bruteforcing-Wordlist

    • Darknet October 30, 2017 at 10:34 pm #

      Oh nice, thanks.