Nikto 2.1.1 available!


I'm happy to announce the immediate availability of Nikto 2.1.1!

Nikto is an open source web server scanner which performs comprehensive tests against web servers for multiple items, including over 6100 potentially dangerous files/CGIs, checks for outdated versions of over 950 servers, and version specific problems on over 260 servers.

In addition to bug fixes, 2.1.1 contains some new functionality, including:

  • New remote file inclusion (RFI) testing
  • Over 2300 new RFI tests (courtesy RSnake/OSVDB)
  • Sending of each test ID in the User-Agent
  • Libwhisker 2.5, which includes 2 new IDS evasion techniques
  • Ability to run specific plugins
  • XML report now includes SSL information

See the CHANGELOG.txt file or for the full list of changes.

MD5 Checksums:
nikto-2.1.1.tar.bz2 = 4a7ca9634190eba8cac9847117a72446
nikto-2.1.1.tar.gz = a9404c3f464b08f3f48788d5f39e0ca7

As always, feedback, bugs and suggestions welcome.