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doActiveScan is not getting called and no Active Scanning is performed

Anish Nath Feb 24, 2017 10:12AM UTC

Hello I'm burp pro user the Issue i'm facing is the doActiveScan is not getting called for the example provided in teh blog

When i try to Invoke it manually on the IHttpListener method processHttpMessage

callbacks.doActiveScan("********.com", 443, true, messageInfo.getRequest());

the doActiveScan is sitting Idle

Dafydd Stuttard Feb 24, 2017 04:31PM UTC Support Center agent

What exactly do you mean by saying that a method is sitting idle?

I suggest you add some debug/log output into your code so that you can see the flow of execution and confirm that the method is actually being called. Also, look in the tab of your extension for any relevant output/errors.

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