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Burp Suite Help
    Getting Started
        Launching Burp
        Display Settings
        Configuring Your Browser
        The Basics of Using Burp
        Next Steps
    Using Burp Suite
        Testing Workflow
        Recon and Analysis
        Tool Configuration
        Vulnerability Detection and Exploitation
        Read More
    Burp Tools
    Troubleshooting
 
Target
    Using
        Manual Application Mapping
        Defining Target Scope
        Reviewing Unrequested Items
        Discovering Hidden Content
        Analyzing The Attack Surface
        Driving Your Testing Workflow
    Site Map
        Target Information
        Display Filter
        Annotations
        Testing Workflow
            Comparing Site Maps
                Site Map Sources
                Request Matching
                Response Comparison
                Comparison Results
    Scope
 
Proxy
    Getting Started
    Using Burp Proxy
        Getting Set Up
        Intercepting Requests and Responses
        Using the Proxy History
        Driving Your Testing Workflow
        Key Configuration Options
    Intercepting Messages
        Controls
        Message Display
    History
        History Table
        Display Filter
        Annotations
        Testing Workflow
    Options
        Proxy Listeners
            Binding
            Request Handling
                Invisible Proxying
            Certificate
                Install CA Certificate
                    Internet Explorer
                    Firefox
                    Chrome
                    Safari
                    IPhone
                    Android
            Exporting and Importing the CA Certificate
        Intercepting HTTP Requests and Responses
        Intercepting WebSockets Messages
        Response Modification
        Match and Replace
        SSL Pass Through
        Miscellaneous
    In-Browser Controls
 
Spider
    Getting Started
    Using Burp Spider
        Manual Preparation
        Configuring Spider Settings
        Initiating the Spider
    Control Tab
        Spider Status
        Spider Scope
    Options
        Crawler Settings
        Passive Spidering
        Form Submission
        Application Login
        Spider Engine
        Request Headers
 
Scanner
    Getting Started
    Using Burp Scanner
        Burp's Scanning Paradigm
        Passive Scanning
        Active Scanning
        Reviewing Scan Results
        Reporting
    Point-and-Click
    Scan Modes
        Active Scanning
        Passive Scanning
    Initiating Scans
        Manual Scanning
            Active Scanning Wizard
        Live Scanning
            Live Active Scanning
            Live Passive Scanning
    Scan Queue
    Results
    Reporting
        Report Format
        Issue Details
        HTTP Messages
        Issue Types
        Report Details
    Options
        Attack Insertion Points
            Insertion Point Locations
            Change Parameter Locations
            Nested Insertion Points
            Maximum Insertion Points Per Request
            Skipping Parameters
        Active Scanning Engine
        Active Scanning Optimization
        Active Scanning Areas
        Passive Scanning Areas
    Issue Types
 
Intruder
    Getting Started
    Using Burp Intruder
        How Intruder Works
        Typical Uses
            Enumerating Identifiers
            Harvesting Useful Data
            Fuzzing For Vulnerabilities
        Configuring an Attack
        Launching an Attack
    Target
    Positions
        Request Template
        Payload Markers
        Attack Type
    Payloads
        Types
            Simple List
                Predefined Payload Lists
            Runtime File
            Custom Iterator
            Character Substitution
            Case Modification
            Recursive Grep
            Illegal Unicode
            Character Blocks
            Numbers
            Dates
            Brute Forcer
            Null Payloads
            Character Frobber
            Bit Flipper
            Username Generator
            ECB Block Shuffler
            Extension-Generated
            Copy Other Payload
        Processing
            Payload Processing Rules
            Payload Encoding
    Options
        Request Headers
        Request Engine
        Attack Results
        Grep - Match
        Grep - Extract
        Grep - Payloads
        Redirections
    Attacks
        Launching an Attack
        Results Tab
            Results Table
            Display Filter
            Annotations
            Testing Workflow
        Attack Configuration Tabs
        Results Menus
            Attack Menu
            Save Menu
            Columns Menu
 
Repeater
    Using Burp Repeater
        Issuing Requests
        Request History
        Repeater Options
        Managing Request Tabs
    Options
 
Sequencer
    Getting Started
    Randomness Tests
        Character-Level Analysis
        Bit-Level Analysis
    Samples
        Live Capture
            Select Live Capture Request
            Token Location Within Response
            Live Capture Options
            Running the Live Capture
        Manual Load
    Analysis Options
        Token Handling
        Token Analysis
    Results
        Summary
        Character-level Analysis
        Bit-level Analysis
        Analysis Options
 
Decoder
    Loading Raw Data
    Transformations
    Working Manually
    Smart Decoding
 
Comparer
    Loading Raw Data
    Performing Comparisons
 
Extender
    Loading and Managing Extensions
    Extension Details
    BApp Store
    Burp Extender APIs
    Options
        Settings
        Java Environment
        Python Environment
        Ruby Environment
 
Suite Functions
    Message Editor
        Message Analysis Tabs
            Raw
                Text Editor
                    Syntax Analysis
                    Hotkeys
                    Text Search
            Params
            Headers
            Hex
            HTML
            XML
            Render
            ViewState
            AMF
        Context Menu Commands
    Saving and Restoring State
        Saving State
        Restoring State
        Usage Scenarios
    Search
        Search
        Find Comments and Scripts
        Find References
    Target Analyzer
    Content Discovery
        Control
        Target
        Filenames
        File Extensions
        Discovery Engine
        Site Map
    Task Scheduler
    Generate CSRF PoC
        Options
    URL-Matching Rules
    Response Extraction Rules
    Remembering Settings
    Manual Testing Simulator
    Alerts
 
Suite Options
    Connections
        Platform Authentication
        Upstream Proxy Servers
        SOCKS Proxy
        Timeouts
        Hostname Resolution
        Out-of-Scope Requests
    HTTP
        Redirections
        Streaming Responses
        Status 100 Responses
    SSL
        SSL Negotiation
        Client SSL Certificates
        Server SSL Certificates
    Sessions
        Session Handling Challenges
        Session Handling Rules
            Rule Editor
                Rule Description
                Rule Actions
                    Use Cookies From the Session Handling Cookie Jar
                    Set a Specific Cookie or Parameter Value
                    Check Session Is Valid
                    Prompt For In-Browser Session Recovery
                    Run a Macro
                    Run a Post-Request Macro
                    Invoke a Burp Extension
                Tools Scope
                URL Scope
                Parameter Scope
            Session Handling Tracer
        Cookie Jar
        Macros
            Macro Editor
                Record Macro
                Configuring Macro Items
                    Cookie Handling
                    Parameter Handling
                    Custom Parameter Locations In Response
                Re-Analyze Macro
                Test Macro
        Integration With Burp Tools
    Display
        User Interface
        HTTP Message Display
        Character Sets
        HTML Rendering
    Misc
        Hotkeys
        Logging
        Temporary Files Location
        Automatic Backup
        Scheduled Tasks
        Performance Feedback
 
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

v1.6

Burp Suite Free Edition v1.6 contains significant new features added since v1.5, including support for WebSockets messages, PKCS#11 client SSL certificates contained in smart cards and physical tokens, a new Extender tool, allowing dynamic loading and unloading of multiple extensions, and the BApp Store, allowing quick and easy installation of extensions written by other Burp users.

Burp Suite Professional contains a number of bugfixes and tweaks, added since the last beta version.

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