[Nikto-discuss] Nikto needs an update on thttpd?

Sullo csullo at gmail.com
Mon Oct 12 14:57:08 UTC 2009

You're not able to resolve cirt.net, apparently, which is why the
update is relying on the IP. The IP in the nikto.conf file is
incorrect--it should be If you update that and try the
-update again, it should work.

I'm not sure that the thttpd banner has been updated, but if you still
don't see it properly send me the current version and I'll get it


On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 10:22 AM, Peter Wang <wkwang at cisco.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> When running Nikto 2.03 scan, Nikto reported an item of thttpd as below. It
> looked like nikto needs an update on this.
> Information    thttpd/2.25b29dec2003 appears to be outdated (current is at
> least 2.2426oct2003)
> Ran “nikto -update “ didn’t get through,
> # nikto -update
> + ERROR (): Unable to get
> Let me know if you have update on this issue,
> Thanks,
> Peter
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