Tips on reducing Acunetix scan time

Select or create your own scanning profiles To create your own custom scanning profile you will need to: Navigate to ‘Settings’ from the navigation menu Navigate to the ‘Scanning Profiles’ tab Click on the ‘Create Profile’ button Specify a name for your scanning profile in the ‘Profile Name’ field Disable or enable any checks that […]

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Where can I find the Acunetix manual tools in v11?

In Acunetix v11, the manual tools, are being provided as a separate installation downloadable for free from http://www.acunetix.com/vulnerability-scanner/free-manual-pen-testing-tools/ The suite of Manual Tools include: HTTP Editor –  to create, analyze, and edit client HTTP requests; as well as inspect server responses. HTTP Sniffer – to analyze HTTP requests and responses, and manually crawl a site structure. HTTP Fuzzer – to automatically […]

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Getting Started with the Acunetix HTTP Fuzzer

The HTTP Fuzzer is one of the tools among the Acunetix Manual Tools suite (available to download for free). The HTTP Fuzzer is a tool which allows you to automatically send a large number of HTTP requests including invalid, unexpected and random data to a website, to test input validation and rate-limiting. You can start […]

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Getting Started with the Acunetix HTTP Editor

The HTTP Editor is one of the most flexible and widely used tools among the Acunetix Manual Tools suite (available to download for free). The HTTP Editor allows you to create, analyze, and edit client HTTP requests; as well as inspect server responses. It also includes an encoding and decoding tool to encode/decode text and […]

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