[ Hacker Night School ] :: WebGoat, An OWASP Hacking Practice Website

This entry is part 25 of 34 in the series [ Hacker Night School ]

OWASP supports two hackable-website packages, WebGoat and Mutillidae.

“WebGoat is a deliberately insecure web application maintained by OWASP designed to teach web application security lessons.

This program is a demonstration of common server-side application flaws. The exercises are intended to be used by people to learn about application security and penetration testing techniques.” – https://github.com/WebGoat/WebGoat

Like Mitillidae and DVWA, WebGoat is simply downloaded (in this case from Github) and placed into your web root or a subfolder. From there just steer your browser to your local webserver (eg. and start hacking!