This plugin tries to find out if the web application under test is stored in a shared hosting. The procedure is pretty simple, using bing search engine, the plugin searches for “ip:” where is the IP address of the webserver. One configurable option exists:

  • result_limit

Fetch the first “result_limit” results from the “ip:” bing search.

Plugin type



Name Type Default Value Description Help
result_limit integer 300 Fetch the first “result_limit” results from the bing search No detailed help available


For more information about this plugin and the associated tests, there’s always the source code to understand exactly what’s under the hood:
github-logoPlugin source code
Unittest source code


This plugin has no dependencies.