Skipfish is a fully automated, active web application security reconnaissance tool.
The tool is believed to support Linux, FreeBSD, MacOS X, and Windows (Cygwin) environments.
Here are some key features of "Skipfish":
· High speed: pure C code, highly optimized HTTP handling, minimal CPU footprint - easily achieving 2000 requests per second with responsive targets.
· Ease of use: heuristics to support a variety of quirky web frameworks and mixed-technology sites, with automatic learning capabilities, on-the-fly wordlist creation, and form autocompletion.
· Cutting-edge security logic: high quality, low false positive, differential security checks, capable of spotting a range of subtle flaws, including blind injection vectors.