Web application fingerprinter is a tool to identify the web application used in a website. There are a lot of web application fingerprinters available, but we will only discuss two of them:
To identify those web applications, WhatWeb utilizes a plugin. The WhatWeb version 0.4.4 available in the BackTrack repository contains more than 160 plugins. They can be categorized as passive and aggresive plugins. A passive plugin uses the information on the page, in ...