What is ZAP?
It is a free, open-source penetration testing tool. It is designed specifically for testing web applications and is both flexible and extensible.
ZAP is a tool in the Penetration Testing Tools category of a tech stack.
Who uses ZAP?
12 companies reportedly use ZAP in their tech stacks, including Labs, Quality assurance, and DevOps.
40 developers on StackShare have stated that they use ZAP.
- Open source
- Cross platform (it even runs on a Raspberry Pi!)
- Easy to install (using a multi-platform installer builder)
- Completely free (no paid for 'Pro' version)
- Ease of use a priority
- Comprehensive help pages
- Fully internationalized
ZAP Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to ZAP?
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