Compare Rapid7 AppSpider vs. w3af

Rapid7 AppSpider is ranked 16th in Application Security Testing (AST) with 4 reviews while w3af is ranked 25th in Application Security. Rapid7 AppSpider is rated 8.2, while w3af is rated 0. The top reviewer of Rapid7 AppSpider writes "Great for scanning target sub-domains, good reporting functionality and easy to use". On the other hand, Rapid7 AppSpider is most compared with Rapid7 InsightAppSec, Checkmarx and OWASP Zap, whereas w3af is most compared with PortSwigger Burp, Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner and Rapid7 AppSpider.
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Overview

SPAs, APIs, mobile—the evolution of application technology is measured in months, not years. Is your web application security testing tool designed to keep up? AppSpider lets you collect all the information needed to test all the apps so that you aren’t left with gaping application risks.

Our dynamic application security testing (DAST) solution crawls to the deepest, darkest corners of even the most modern and complex apps to effectively test for risk and get you the insight you need to remediate faster. With AppSpider on your side (or, rather, all of your sides), you’ll be able to scan all the apps today and always be ready for whatever comes next.

w3af is a Web Application Attack and Audit Framework. The project's goal is to create a framework to help you secure your web applications by finding and exploiting all web application vulnerabilities. Our framework is proudly developed using Python to be easy to use and extend, and licensed under GPLv2.0.
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Software R&D Company28%
Comms Service Provider24%
Financial Services Firm9%
Government6%
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