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How To Uninstall nikto On Debian 9

To uninstall nikto just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just nikto

web server security scannerDebian 9.0non-free/net1:2.1.5-1
sudo apt-get remove nikto

This will remove just the nikto package itself.

Uninstall nikto and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove nikto

This will remove the nikto package and any other dependant packages which are no longer needed.

Purging your config/data too

If you also want to delete your local/config files for nikto then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge nikto

Or similarly, like this nikto

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove nikto

Package Data

Packagenikto
Version1:2.1.5-1
MaintainerVincent Bernat <bernat@debian.org>
Home pagehttp://cirt.net/nikto2
Descriptionweb server security scanner
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Reponon-free
Sectionnon-free/net

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