Complex and well-taught out integrated platform that has all the tools needed by developers to perform web app security testing.
Burp Suite provides quick access to a collection of testing tools that can help you identify possible vulnerabilities as far as your web applications are concerned. The suite runs on the Java platform and delivers full control over the included security testing tools.
Route the HTTP and HTTPS traffic in your browser through the security testing suite
Within the Burp Suite user interface, all the included testing tools are organized into multiple tabs, and you get to experiment with various scenarios. Note that the suite is intended to work with your default web browser, so you need to make the necessary proxy configurations.
Burp Suite will capture all the HTTP and HTTPS traffic going through your browser so that you can test the security of the web applications currently open in the browser.
Run various security tests on your web applications
Burp Suite logs all the HTTP requests going through your web browser and keeps track of both requests and responses. The utility is generating a hierarchical map for the web application so you can navigate through its structure.
The Burp Suite user interface provides quick access to numerous testing tools: Target, Proxy, Spider, Scanner, Intruder, Repeater, Sequencer, Decoder, Comparer, and Extender. You can send messages between these tools and create numerous scenarios in order to detect possible vulnerabilities.
Note that Burp Suite is a quite comprehensive security testing solution, but you get to learn all that you can achieve with the help of the included tools thanks to the extended documentation available online.
Powerful testing tools help you identify vulnerabilities in your web applications
Burp Suite can intercept the HTTP traffic going through your browser in order to map your web application and run various tests. The suite can detect numerous types of vulnerabilities on its own, but you can also combine the included tools any way you like.