▲bout Syhunt


Keeping organizations ▲head of the threats

With next-generation patented assessment technology developed in-house, Syhunt established itself as a leading player in the web application security field, delivering its assessment tools to a range of organizations across the globe, from the SMB to the enterprise. Syhunt products help organizations defend against the wide range of sophisticated cyberattacks currently taking place at the Web application layer.


Key Products

As a hybrid suite of tools, Syhunt focuses on the many angles and views that can be used for evaluating the security state of a web application, such as its live version (through dynamic analysis / DAST), source code (SAST), server log (proactive forensics) and configuration (hardening).

Syhunt HybridHybrid Web Application Security Scanner
Syhunt DynamicWeb Application Security Scanner (DAST)
Syhunt CodeMultilanguage Source Code Security Scanner (SAST)
Syhunt InsightApplication Breach Prevention and Detection Tool

Unparalleled detection accuracy

Syhunt tops recent benchmark charts with 100% SQL Injection and XSS detection rates, and near-100% crawling coverage.

WAVSEP 2012

A comparison of 60 commercial & open source black box web application vulnerability scanners, performed independently by the WAVSEP Project and published on July 13, 2012.

WAVSEP 2014

An independent comparison of 63 black box web application vulnerability scanners and SAAS services, performed by the WAVSEP Project and published on February 5, 2014


Felipe Daragon, Founder

Syhunt's founder Felipe Daragon started his career working as a security consultant for government organizations and corporations in the 90s. In the beginning of his career he worked for Modulo Security Solutions, a leading information security firm in Brazil, and developed and assisted in the development of anti-trojan technologies for government agencies in the country. Later he served as security analyst for Aladdin Knowledge Systems (now SafeNet Inc.), a leading innovator in enterprise content security.

Felipe switched from the antivirus to the web application security field in 2000, helping the Regional Electoral Tribunal of Rio de Janeiro tighten up the security of its web infrastructure during the Brazilian election. He has been employed by Syhunt, since he founded it in 2003. Felipe uses his over 10 years experience to design the web application security assessment technologies that have been adopted by a number of organizations around the world.