Published on January 10th, 2017 | 2,010 views
Damn Vulnerable Web Sockets: DVWS
Damn Vulnerable Web Sockets (DVWS) is a vulnerable web application which works on web sockets for client-server communication. The flow of the application is similar to DVWA. You will find more vulnerabilities than the ones listed in the application.
hosts file of your attacker machine create an entry for
dvws.local to point at the IP address hosting the DVWS application.
Sample entry for
The application requires the following:
Setting up DVWS
Set the MySQL hostname, username, password and an existing database name in the
includes/connect-db.php file then go to Setup to finish setting up DVWS.
On the host running this application, run the following command from DVWS directory: