How to Use WebTech to Discover What Technologies a Website Uses

Correctly identifying the underlying technologies that run on a website gives pentesters a considerable advantage when preparing an attack. Whether you're testing out the defenses of a large corporation or playing the latest CTF, figuring out what technologies a site uses is a crucial pen-tester skill. Knowing the technology and codebase used to build a site can speed things up by eliminating potential attack vectors or exploits that we know won't work. But it can also reduce the chances of your penetration being detected by raising fewer alarms. Today we will be exploring a tool called... more