Open-source projects categorized as Scanner

Top 23 Scanner Open-Source Projects

  • GitHub repo routersploit

    Exploitation Framework for Embedded Devices

    Project mention: Router login crack without password list | reddit.com/r/hacking | 2021-04-18

    try routersploit out for exploits thag don’t have to do with wordlists and stuff, rly good tool

  • GitHub repo dirsearch

    Web path scanner

    Project mention: What is a self-request of a review in a Github PR? | reddit.com/r/github | 2021-02-23
  • GitHub repo wpscan

    WPScan WordPress security scanner. Written for security professionals and blog maintainers to test the security of their WordPress websites.

    Project mention: How do I check a plugin someone wrote for me for security vulnerabilities? | reddit.com/r/Wordpress | 2021-04-12

    To start, I highly recommend reviewing this plugin security testing cheat sheet for WordPress. It has the most common WordPress vulnerabilities and you can search the plugins code for these flaws: https://github.com/wpscanteam/wpscan/wiki/WordPress-Plugin-Security-Testing-Cheat-Sheet

  • GitHub repo Sn1per

    Discover the attack surface and prioritize risks with our continuous Attack Surface Management (ASM) platform - Sn1per Professional #pentest #redteam #bugbounty

    Project mention: WebMap : A Python tool used to automate the execution of the following tools : Nmap , Nikto and Dirsearch but also to automate the report generation during a Web Penetration Testing | reddit.com/r/HowToHack | 2021-01-04

    This is awesome you have made your own tool a feat I have yet to do. If you are looking for pen-test automation you should check out Sn1per I love this tool.

  • GitHub repo phoneinfoga

    Advanced information gathering & OSINT framework for phone numbers

    Project mention: PhoneInfoga | reddit.com/r/Kalilinux | 2021-04-14

    Is PhoneInfoga still available for download, tried downloading it on a new computer and got that the "'https:' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file." after typing "git clone https://github.com/sundowndev/PhoneInfoga" with python 3.9.4 and pip-21.0.1.

  • GitHub repo nuclei

    Nuclei is a fast tool for configurable targeted vulnerability scanning based on templates offering massive extensibility and ease of use.

    Project mention: Tools for InfoSec | dev.to | 2021-04-18


  • GitHub repo dnstwist

    Domain name permutation engine for detecting homograph phishing attacks, typo squatting, and brand impersonation

    Project mention: How do I access the functions of this library directly without using the command line? (Python) | reddit.com/r/learnprogramming | 2021-03-05

    I would love to use this library in my code and use it, then take the output and use it to make a graph. https://github.com/elceef/dnstwist

  • GitHub repo Retire.js

    scanner detecting the use of JavaScript libraries with known vulnerabilities

  • GitHub repo rengine

    reNgine is a reconnaissance engine(framework) that does end-to-end reconnaissance with the help of highly configurable scan engines and does information gathering about the target web application. reNgine makes use of various open-source tools and makes a configurable pipeline of reconnaissance.

  • GitHub repo tfsec

    🔒🌍 Security scanner for your Terraform code

    Project mention: Terraform v15.0 with AWS (EKS deployment) | dev.to | 2021-04-17

    · Provision an EKS Cluster (AWS) · Terraform v15.0 · Terraform Registry · Pre-Commit · Terraform Pre-commit · Terraform-docs · Tflint · Tfsec

  • GitHub repo WeScan

    Document Scanning Made Easy for iOS

    Project mention: Barcode Scanner app on Google Play infects 10M users with one update | news.ycombinator.com | 2021-02-07

    I noticed the package name com.qrcodescanner.barcodescanner. and went to https://qrcodescanner.com/ which advertises another very popular barcode scanner wescan.

    they also offer an sdk of their own for including a barcode scanner into your app. https://github.com/WeTransfer/WeScan

    I'm not really sure they are connected (package names don't verify domain names AFAIK). Just curious.

  • GitHub repo Reconnoitre

    A security tool for multithreaded information gathering and service enumeration whilst building directory structures to store results, along with writing out recommendations for further testing.

    Project mention: oscp and ctf bash script fro recon help | reddit.com/r/cybersecurity | 2020-12-24
  • GitHub repo RED_HAWK

    All in one tool for Information Gathering, Vulnerability Scanning and Crawling. A must have tool for all penetration testers

    Project mention: Top 10 Information Gathering Tools in Termux | dev.to | 2021-03-24
  • GitHub repo better-files

    Simple, safe and intuitive Scala I/O

  • GitHub repo WebHackersWeapons

    ⚔️ Web Hacker's Weapons / A collection of cool tools used by Web hackers. Happy hacking , Happy bug-hunting

    Project mention: Colección de herramientas para Hacking Web | reddit.com/r/u_esgeeks | 2021-01-19
  • GitHub repo signature-base

    Signature base for my scanner tools

    Project mention: OISD Domain Blocklist | reddit.com/r/oisd_blocklist | 2021-03-16
  • GitHub repo reconftw

    reconFTW is a tool designed to perform automated recon on a target domain by running the best set of tools to perform scanning and finding out vulnerabilities

  • GitHub repo Sudomy

    Sudomy is a subdomain enumeration tool to collect subdomains and analyzing domains performing automated reconnaissance (recon) for bug hunting / pentesting

  • GitHub repo OpenScan

    OpenScan is an open-source document scanner app that enables users to scan hard copies of documents or notes and convert it into a PDF file. No ads. No data collection. We respect your privacy.

    Project mention: [APPS] SoftScanner - Document Scanner & PDF Scanner App $0.99->FREE | reddit.com/r/googleplaydeals | 2021-03-20

    Point to specific lines in the source code you have problems with instead of spreading racist conspiracy theories. https://github.com/Ethereal-Developers-Inc/OpenScan

  • GitHub repo gImageReader

    A Gtk/Qt front-end to tesseract-ocr.

    Project mention: PDF Viewer - Issue copying spaces | reddit.com/r/selfhosted | 2021-01-14

    For my first attempt I used gImageReader (https://github.com/manisandro/gImageReader). I scanned the papers to TIF files, and I'm wondering if scanning to PDF or another format would be better.

  • GitHub repo OpenDoor

    OWASP WEB Directory Scanner

    Project mention: #OpenDoor: Escáner de directorios WEB #OWASP | reddit.com/r/u_esgeeks | 2021-02-25
  • GitHub repo Code Scanner

    Code scanner library for Android, based on ZXing

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-04-18.


What are some of the best open-source Scanner projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 routersploit 9,324
2 dirsearch 5,892
3 wpscan 5,698
4 Sn1per 4,344
5 phoneinfoga 4,237
6 nuclei 3,711
7 dnstwist 2,810
8 Retire.js 2,727
9 rengine 2,716
10 tfsec 2,596
11 WeScan 2,270
12 Reconnoitre 1,685
13 RED_HAWK 1,660
14 better-files 1,403
15 WebHackersWeapons 1,270
16 signature-base 1,248
17 reconftw 1,089
18 rats-search 1,045
19 Sudomy 900
20 OpenScan 811
21 gImageReader 805
22 OpenDoor 592
23 Code Scanner 561