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WPSeku – WordPress Security Scanner

WPSeku is a black box WordPress vulnerability scanner that can be used to scan remote WordPress installations to find security issues.
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Features of WPSeku WordPress Security Scanner

WPSeku supports various types of scanning including:

  • Testing for XSS Vulnerabilities
  • Testing for SQL Injection Vulnerabilities
  • Testing for LFI Vulnerabilities
  • Bruteforce login via xmlrpc
  • Username Enumeration
  • Proxy Support
  • Method (GET/POST)
  • Custom Wordlists
  • Custom user-agent

It also uses the WPVulnDB Vulnerability Database API at https://wpvulndb.com/api.


$ git clone https://github.com/m4ll0k/WPSeku.git wpseku
$ cd wpseku
$ pip install -r requirements.txt
$ python wpseku.py


python wpseku.py –target http://site.com –ragent

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|| WPSeku - WordPress Security Scanner   
|| Version 0.2.1                         
|| Momo Outaadi (M4ll0k)                 
|| https://github.com/m4ll0k/WPSeku

Usage: ./wpseku.py [--target|-t] http://localhost
		-t --target		Target URL (eg: http://localhost)
		-x --xss		Testing XSS vulns
		-s --sql		Testing SQL vulns
		-l --lfi		Testing LFI vulns
		-q --query		Testable parameters (eg: "id=1&test=1")
		-b --brute		Bruteforce login via xmlrpc
		-u --user		Set username, default=admin
		-p --proxy		Set proxy, (host:port)
		-m --method		Set method (GET/POST)
		-c --cookie		Set cookies
		-w --wordlist	Set wordlist
		-a --agent		Set user-agent
		-r --redirect	Redirect target url, default=True
		-h --help		Show this help and exit

		wpseku.py --target http://localhost
		wpseku.py -t http://localhost/wp-admin/post.php -m GET -q "post=49&action=edit" [-x,-s,-l]
		wpseku.py --target http://localhost --brute --wordlist dict.txt
		wpseku.py --target http://localhost --brute --user test --wordlist dict.txt

Credits and Contributors

Original idea and script from WPScan Team (https://wpscan.org/)

WPScan Vulnerability Database (https://wpvulndb.com/api)

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