WPScan

WPScan is a black box WordPress vulnerability scanner.

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INSTALL

WPScan comes pre-installed on the following Linux distributions:

Prerequisites:

Installing on Debian/Ubuntu:

sudo apt-get install libcurl4-gnutls-dev libopenssl-ruby libxml2 libxml2-dev libxslt1-dev ruby-dev

git clone https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan.git

cd wpscan

sudo gem install bundler && bundle install --without test development

Installing on Fedora:

sudo yum install gcc ruby-devel libxml2 libxml2-devel libxslt libxslt-devel libcurl-devel

git clone https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan.git

cd wpscan

sudo gem install bundler && bundle install --without test development

Installing on Archlinux:

pacman -Syu ruby

pacman -Syu libyaml

git clone https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan.git

cd wpscan

sudo gem install bundler && bundle install --without test development

gem install typhoeus

gem install nokogiri

Installing on Mac OSX:

git clone https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan.git

cd wpscan

sudo gem install bundler && bundle install --without test development

KNOWN ISSUES

WPSCAN ARGUMENTS

--url   | -u <target url>  The WordPress URL/domain to scan.

--force | -f Forces WPScan to not check if the remote site is running WordPress.

--enumerate | -e [option(s)]  Enumeration.
  option :
    u        usernames from id 1 to 10
    u[10-20] usernames from id 10 to 20 (you must write [] chars)
    p        plugins
    vp       only vulnerable plugins
    ap       all plugins (can take a long time)
    tt       timthumbs
    t        themes
    vt       only vulnerable themes
    at       all themes (can take a long time)
  Multiple values are allowed : '-e tt,p' will enumerate timthumbs and plugins
  If no option is supplied, the default is 'vt,tt,u,vp'

--exclude-content-based '<regexp or string>'  Used with the enumeration option, will exclude all occurence based on the regexp or string supplied
                                                    You do not need to provide the regexp delimiters, but you must write the quotes (simple or double)

--config-file | -c <config file> Use the specified config file

--follow-redirection  If the target url has a redirection, it will be followed without asking if you wanted to do so or not

--proxy <[protocol://]host:port>  Supply a proxy (will override the one from conf/browser.conf.json).
                                        HTTP, SOCKS4 SOCKS4A and SOCKS5 are supported. If no protocol is given (format host:port), HTTP will be used

--proxy-auth <username:password>  Supply the proxy login credentials (will override the one from conf/browser.conf.json).

--basic-auth <username:password>  Set the HTTP basic authentification

--wordlist | -w <wordlist>  Supply a wordlist for the password bruter and do the brute.

--threads  | -t <number of threads>  The number of threads to use when multi-threading requests. (will override the value from conf/browser.conf.json)

--username | -U <username>  Only brute force the supplied username.

--help     | -h This help screen.

--verbose  | -v Verbose output.

WPSCAN EXAMPLES

Do 'non-intrusive' checks...

ruby wpscan.rb --url www.example.com

Do wordlist password brute force on enumerated users using 50 threads...

ruby wpscan.rb --url www.example.com --wordlist darkc0de.lst --threads 50

Do wordlist password brute force on the 'admin' username only...

ruby wpscan.rb --url www.example.com --wordlist darkc0de.lst --username admin

Enumerate installed plugins...

ruby wpscan.rb --url www.example.com --enumerate p

Run all enumeration tools...

ruby wpscan.rb --url www.example.com --enumerate

Update WPScan...

ruby wpscan.rb --update

WPSTOOLS ARGUMENTS

--help    | -h   This help screen.
--Verbose | -v   Verbose output.
--update  | -u   Update to the latest revision.
--generate_plugin_list [number of pages]  Generate a new data/plugins.txt file. (supply number of *pages* to parse, default : 150)
--gpl  Alias for --generate_plugin_list

WPSTOOLS EXAMPLES

Generate a new 'most popular' plugin list, up to 150 pages...

ruby wpstools.rb --generate_plugin_list 150

PROJECT HOME

www.wpscan.org

GIT REPOSITORY

https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan

ISSUES

https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan/issues

SPONSOR

WPScan is sponsored by the RandomStorm Open Source Initiative.