Last updated: July 20, 2021
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First things first, let's download and install your trial of Burp Suite Enterprise Edition.
If you haven't already done so, you need to request a trial license. Go to portswigger.net/burp/enterprise, click "Try for free", and enter a few basic details about yourself. An email will be sent to the address you provide containing instructions about how to download your license key.
You can download your license key again at any time from your account page on
The various components of Burp Suite Enterprise Edition need to communicate through specific ports. Before starting the installation, it might be necessary for your network administrator to configure your firewall to allow these connections. For many users, this step won't be necessary. However, to avoid potential problems later, check that the following connections are allowed:
portswigger.neton port 443 to activate your license.
Don't worry, this process is relatively quick and easy thanks to the installation wizard that guides you through the process. The steps should mostly be self-explanatory, but we've included some more information here just in case.
portswigger.net. Under "Your licenses and products", download the latest version of Burp Suite Enterprise Edition and open the installer.
The installation is now complete and the Enterprise server is running on
http://your-web-server-ip:8080 by default. For now, you will only be accessing the application from the machine on which you installed it, so you can just use the
http://127.0.0.1:8080. Let's take a look at what you need to do the first time you start Burp Suite Enterprise Edition.