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I'm fairly new to linux and nmap. I'm using debian squeeze. I tried installing an SQL-injection script for nmap. I was able to successfully run a test scan agains my web server running Windows. However, I can't seem to tell the script to run an SQL-injection test on a certain directory. I tried the following commands, but none of them are scanning the directory I want to scan. I'm trying to scan http://some.url/TESTNMAP:

nmap --script=sql-injection --script-args sql-injection.start=TESTNMAP/
nmap --script=sql-injection --script-args start=TESTNMAP/

For some reason, the --script-help option is just not available, so I can't run:

nmap --script-help sql-injection
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Are you missing a leading /? Example: sql-injection.start=/TESTNMAP/ – Tim Jun 8 '12 at 15:45
just tried that. no luck ask well. It keep on showing stuff at the root level. I even tried --script-args='sql-injection.start=/nmaptest/' – Bajingan Keparat Jun 8 '12 at 15:53
Assuming it is this script:, the documentation seems to indicate that is just spiders a site, so it most likely ignores the provided path. – Tim Jun 8 '12 at 17:04

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