🕸️Stop Using Burp Suite, Use ZAP!⚡

Robert Scocca
Geek Culture
Published in
7 min readJul 6, 2021

Why use Burp Suite when OWASP ZAP does it all* without the paywall. Everything you do in Burp Community can be done just as well in ZAP.

Nearly every web application pentesting tutorial you’ll find online uses Burp Suite Community for demonstrations, but why is this? Burp Suite is the most popular, but every time I use it, I feel like I’m playing a free-to-play game where all the good stuff is behind a “membership”. There is a persistent feeling of irritation in facing this paywall every time I use Burp.