Damn Vulnerable Web Application (DVWA) is a PHP/MySQL web application that is damn vulnerable. Its main goal is to be an aid for security professionals to test their skills and tools in a legal environment, help web developers better understand the processes of securing web applications and to aid both students & teachers to learn about web application security in a controlled class room environment.
The aim of DVWA is to practice some of the most common web vulnerability, with various difficultly levels, with a simple straightforward interface. Please note, there are both documented and undocumented vulnerability with this software. This is intentional. You are encouraged to try and discover as many issues as possible.
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DVWS Which stands for Dammn Vulnerable Web Services which is more like DVWA
From Github and export into your wamp or xampp or if linux make sure you have apache installed as well as php and mysql
in linux just export into the /var/www/ directory start apache and mysql and you are good to go
Damn Vulnerable Web Services is a vulnerable testing environment that can be used to learn real world web service vulnerabilities. The aim of this project is to aid security professionals in testing their skills and tools in a legal environment.
Damn Vulnerable Web Services
This application is designed to understand the following security issues.
XML External Entity Injection
XML Bomb Denial-of-Service
OS Command Injection
Server Side Request Forgery
REST API SQL Injection
Damn Vulnerable Web Services Instructions
DVWS can be used with a XAMPP setup. XAMPP is a free and open source cross-platform web server solution which mainly consists of an Apache Web Server and MySQL database. To setup, download and install the XAMPP setup first. Next, download the dvws folder and copy the folder to your htdocs directory. Lastly, Setup or reset the database by going to http://localhost/dvws/about/instructions.php .