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How to install nikto on Debian Unstable (Sid)


Install nikto

Installing nikto package on Debian Unstable (Sid) is as easy as running the following command on terminal:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install nikto

nikto package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Non-Free
name nikto
version 1:2.1.5-1
description web server security scanner
subsection net
website cirt.net / nikto2
maintainer Vincent Bernat

Uninstall nikto

To remove just nikto package itself from Debian Unstable (Sid) execute on terminal:

sudo apt-get remove nikto

Uninstall nikto and it’s dependent packages

To remove the nikto package and any other dependant package which are no longer needed from Debian Sid.

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove nikto

Purging nikto

If you also want to delete configuration and/or data files of nikto from Debian Sid then this will work:

sudo apt-get purge nikto

To delete configuration and/or data files of nikto and it’s dependencies from Debian Sid then execute:

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove nikto

 

 

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