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Autoscan Insertion points

Tony Aug 09, 2017 05:45PM UTC

I am trying to make an extension for burp that provides request and insertion points for scan via command line. I can perform scan on the request with default insertion points of that is by not passing anything for the insertion pint argument in doAutoScan function. But I want to be able to provide my own insertion points. Could anyone guide me with the same. I wanna know the type of data structure and example values to pass to the doAutoScan function. An example would be great in understanding the concept. Thanks in advance. I am using Python language.


Paul Johnston Aug 10, 2017 08:10AM UTC Support Center agent

Hi Tony,

There is a version of doActiveScan that lets you specify insertion points. Calling it from Python is slightly tricky; you must explicitly create a Java array. I’ve created a simple example here:

- https://gist.github.com/pajswigger/9d9ea68e575d2133792940dd740ad03c

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