In this recipe we will use wafwoof to see if there is a web application firewall in our path:
- Open the terminal screen by clicking on the terminal icon on the top-left corner:
- From the main terminal screen, you should be at a Command Prompt of root@kali:~#.
- Let's examine a site without a WAF:
- The wafw00f will provide results showing there was no detection of a WAF protecting scanme.nmap.org:
wafwoof output - no WAF
- Now, we can examine a site with a WAF using the following command: