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Nuclei Templates

Community curated list of templates for the nuclei engine to find security vulnerabilities in applications.

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Templates are the core of the nuclei scanner which powers the actual scanning engine. This repository stores and houses various templates for the scanner provided by our team, as well as contributed by the community. We hope that you also contribute by sending templates via pull requests or Github issues to grow the list.

Nuclei Templates overview

An overview of the nuclei template project, including statistics on unique tags, author, directory, severity, and type of templates. The table below contains the top ten statistics for each matrix; an expanded version of this is available here, and also available in JSON format for integration.

Nuclei Templates Top 10 statistics

cve 1168 daffainfo 564 cves 1172 info 1198 http 3209
panel 517 dhiyaneshdk 423 exposed-panels 525 high 885 file 68
lfi 464 pikpikcu 315 vulnerabilities 453 medium 667 network 50
xss 371 pdteam 262 technologies 256 critical 415 dns 17
wordpress 368 geeknik 179 exposures 204 low 182
rce 296 dwisiswant0 168 misconfiguration 200 unknown 6
exposure 294 princechaddha 137 workflows 187
cve2021 289 0x_akoko 134 token-spray 155
tech 272 gy741 119 default-logins 96
wp-plugin 268 pussycat0x 116 file 68

262 directories, 3566 files.

📖 Documentation

Please navigate to for detailed documentation to build new or your own custom templates. We have also added a set of templates to help you understand how things work.

💪 Contributions

Nuclei-templates is powered by major contributions from the community. Template contributions , Feature Requests and Bug Reports are more than welcome.


💬 Discussion

Have questions / doubts / ideas to discuss? Feel free to open a discussion on Github discussions board.

👨‍💻 Community

You are welcome to join the active Discord Community to discuss directly with project maintainers and share things with others around security and automation. Additionally, you may follow us on Twitter to be updated on all the things about Nuclei.

Thanks again for your contribution and keeping this community vibrant. ❤️