Installation

Generic Installation

pwncat can be installed easily via pip or from GitHub on BSD, Linux, MacOS or Windows.

Pip GitHub
pip install pwncat cytopia/pwncat

Specific Installation

Alternatively pwncat can also be installed with your operating system’s package manager of choice.

Linux

Arch Linux BlackArch CentOS Fedora
yay -S pwncat pacman -S pwncat yum install pwncat dnf install pwncat
Kali Linux NixOS Oracle Linux Parrot OS
apt install pwncat nixos.pwncat yum install pwncat apt install pwncat
Pentoo
net-analyzer/pwncat

MacOS

MacOS
brew install pwncat

Windows

System Message: INFO/1 (/home/docs/checkouts/readthedocs.org/user_builds/pwn-cat/checkouts/latest/share/doc/installation.rst, line 78); backlink

Duplicate explicit target name: “github”.

There is currently no package for Windows, so you are adviced to install it via pip or GitHub. If you want to package it, please contact me.

*BSD

System Message: INFO/1 (/home/docs/checkouts/readthedocs.org/user_builds/pwn-cat/checkouts/latest/share/doc/installation.rst, line 78); backlink

Duplicate explicit target name: “github”.

There is currently no package for *BSD, so you are adviced to install it via pip or GitHub. If you want to package it, please contact me.

Requirements

  • Python2 or Python3.

Note

pwncat only uses Python core libraries and does not have any other dependencies. It is fully compatible starting from Python 2.7 up to the latest Python 3.x version.