View Issue Details

IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0003257Kali LinuxQueued Tool Additionpublic2021-05-18 11:02
ReporterLeeRock Assigned To 
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Product Version2016.1 
Fixed in Version2016.2 
Summary0003257: Please upgrade whatweb to v0.4.8-dev Unreleased

Version 0.4.8-dev Unreleased

  • New Verbose output
  • Added short usage help
  • Converted all plugins to lowercase filenames
  • Updated plugins. Moved 100s of patterns in passive functions to matches[]
  • Added --search-plugins
  • Fixed bug where :search => headers[xyz] was not case insensitive
  • Fixed bugs for Ruby 1.9.x and Ruby 2.x. Dropped support for Ruby 1.8.x. Thanks to nil0x42 and pvdl for bug fixes
  • Updated plugin list output
  • Updated plugin info output
  • Renamed scripts in plugin-development/ that update the Alexa lists and IP Country Database
  • Updated get-pattern for Ruby 2.x
  • Added over 700 new plugins
  • Added aggressive version detection using md5 static file matches to several plugins
  • Added support for raw HTTP headers when scanning local files
  • Added --dorks <plugin name> to return google dorks for the selected plugin
  • Added google dorks to more than 500 plugins
  • Added ./addons/hunter
  • Added ./addons/gggooglescan
  • Added ./addons/country-scanner
  • Added SQL logging with --log-sql and --log-sql-create arguments.
  • Added raw header support by monkey patching the net/http library
  • Added context searching for plugin matches[]. Added the matches keyword, :search. Values can be "headers","headers[server]"(or any other HTTP header),"body"(default), "all" (the raw headers + body)
  • Added methods for aggressive plugins to send HEAD and POST requests
  • Added --grep, -g option. Similar usage to --custom-plugin. (Requested by Scott Bell)
  • Removed the spidering feature and dependence on the customised and unsupported Anemone gem
  • Removed the extra_urls feature
  • Removed dependency on em-resolv-replace
  • Updated whatweb.xsl
  • Fixed a bug causing Mongo DB logging to fail
  • Fixed a bug causing brief logging to not escape special characters
  • Fixed meta refresh redirection but with HTML entities in the URL
  • Redesigned and refactored much of Whatweb's code. Introduced the Target class
  • Targets from input files are now executed ascending order
  • Better support for UTF-8 encoded strings in plugins.
  • :status and :url are now logical AND with other matches. They cannot match in isolation unless with each other.
  • Updated Country plugin. Fixed IPv6 bug
  • Changed version from 0.4.8 to 0.4.8-dev to show development version
  • Plugin brief output is now sorted alphabetically by plugin name
  • Removed plugin example URLs
Additional Information

Because the version number are so close, I have requested that the auth change the version number.




2016-05-20 08:19

manager   ~0005264

A snapshot of the git repo has been done on april 30th: new version in kali is 0.4.8~git20160430-1

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2016-04-28 14:36 LeeRock New Issue
2016-05-20 08:19 sbrun Note Added: 0005264
2016-05-20 08:19 sbrun Status new => resolved
2016-05-20 08:19 sbrun Resolution open => fixed
2016-05-20 08:19 sbrun Fixed in Version => 2016.2
2021-05-18 11:02 g0tmi1k Category New Tool Requests => Queued Tool Addition