Installing wordpress in localhost on
Kali Linux using Xampp for learning Penetration Testing and Ethical
Hacking of Website with WordPress as Platform.
Today on k4linux.com a new tutorial about security testing of Website, in this article we gonna show you how to install WordPress in Kali Linux.
This article aims to prepare the next article which will talk about how to Brute Force WordPress using Wpscan on Kali Linux
WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a
content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL, which runs on
a web hosting service. Features include a plug-in architecture and a
WordPress is a state-of-the-art semantic personal
publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and
usability. WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time.
More simply, WordPress is what you use when you want to work with
your blogging software, not fight it.
simply for penetration testing and ethical hacking of the website
using WordPress as platform
Wordpress in localhost on Kali Linux we gonna use Xampp if
you do not already have to Xampp visit our article
: How to install and secure xampp in kali linux.
start Xampp, Open a Terminal and Type:
Chose your WordPress Platform and Download it, Click Here.
of the File :
chmod +x bitnami-wordpress*.run
Language and type ok :
folder when xampp is installed just Click Next :
Account, and Click Next :
down, open your browser and go to: http://127.0.0.1/wordpress/
to see your wordpress platform, and to login, go to:
the video tutorial for more
you have encountered a problem or you have any questions or remarks
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