Using Gobuster to Find Hidden Web Content

How to Install Gobuster

apt-get install gobuster
go install


How to Use Gobuster

gobuster [Mode] [Options]


  • dir: Enumerating URIs (directories/files).
  • dns: Enumerating Subdomains.
  • vhost: Enumerating Virtual Hosts.
  • s3: Enumerating S3 Buckets.
gobuster dir [options]


Target Specification

gobuster dir -u dir -u http://localhost/gobuster dir -u

Wordlist Specification

gobuster dir -u -w /usr/share/wordlists/big.txt

Enumerating Files

gobuster dir -u -w /usr/share/wordlists/big.txt -x php,html,htm




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