gowitness is a website screenshot utility written in Golang, that uses Chrome Headless to generate screenshots of web interfaces using the command line, with a handy report viewer to process results. Both Linux and macOS is supported, with Windows support mostly working.


Inspiration for gowitness comes from Eyewitness. If you are looking for something with lots of extra features, be sure to check it out along with these other projects



goWitness requires Chrome or Chromium installed


1. For installation information and other documentation, please refer to the wiki



2. To install run

  • go install gorm.io/gorm@latest
  • go install github.com/sensepost/gowitness@latest
  • sudo apt install chromium

3. Display the menu

  • gowitness -h

4. Take a sincreenshow to a single URL, the ourput is saved in ./screenshots/filename.png

  • gowitness single https://vk9-sec.com/

5. Run against a file containing a list

  • gowitness file -f URL-list.txt