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Arachni is licensed under the Arachni Public Source License v1.0 — copyright 2010-2016 Tasos Laskos.

In simple terms, cases that involve commercialization require a commercial, non-free license. Otherwise, the system can be used for free.

Cases of commercialization include but are not limited to:

  • Using Arachni to provide commercial managed/Software-as-a-Service services.
  • Distributing Arachni as a commercial product or as part of one.
  • Using or distributing Arachni as a value added service/product.

The following cases of commercial use are exempt:

  • Penetration testers (or penetration testing organizations) using Arachni as part of their assessment toolkit.
  • Using Arachni to test your own systems.

If you need to acquire a commercial license or are unsure about whether you need to acquire a commercial license, please get in touch, we’ll be happy to clarify things for you and work with you to accommodate your requirements.

The full license text can be found at the end of the page.

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