Vulnerable Web Application
What is Vulnerable-Web-Application
Vulnerable-Web-Application is a website that is prepared for people who are interested in web penetration and who want to have information about this subject or to be working. In fact, the website is quite simple to install and use.
Vulnerable-Web-Application categorically includes Command Execution, File Inclusion, File Upload, SQL and XSS. For database-requiring categories, it creates a database under localhost with one button during setup. In case of corrupted or changed databases, you can create a database again.
If you want to run this tool, first of all you need to download web server solution like "xampp"- you can download xampp from Xampp. After your installation;
For Windows you need to copy the files into the xampp/htdocs folder.
For Mac Os you need to install mampp and copy the files into the mamp/htdocs folder. Mampp
For Linux after download our files first you need to open apache server and copy the files to /var/www/html
The php.ini file should be altered. You can find the location of your php.ini file under the folder which php is installed.
- allow_url_include = on - Allows for Remote File Inclusion
- allow_url_fopen = on - Allows for Remote File Inclusion
- safe_mode = off - (If PHP <= v5.4) Allows for SQL Injection
- magic_quotes_gpc = off - (If PHP <= v5.4) Allows for SQL Injection
After all these configurations, firstly, open Xampp Control Panel and start Apache,MySQL. Your MySQL credentials have to be default.[username:root <-> password:""] Then open up our index.php file in the Vulnerable Web Application directory. Follow the directions and create database. If you messed up with database, you can reset the database. If database is ready, you can go to homepage and start hacking.