Lets Learn How to install / Host DVWA
Damn Vulnerable Web Application (DVWA)
pentest lab on Localhost WAMP
- Download DVWA from it’s Website
- Download & Install WAMP server from
- Next Extract the content of DVWA Package
- Copy the Files of DVWA Package paste it in folder in www folder under your installation path of wamp which is usually –
Here dvwa folder is created in www, you can create with any name.
- Configure DVWA setup.
Open Config folder at
Edit config.inc file.
- Following is required :
our database name (use any name you want: i use DVWA)
database host is
database user is
root( this is Default databse user )
password is blank that is erase everything between
save the file and proceed.
- Open Browser ( assumed wamp already running).
- Type the following address
- Click on create Database.
- To Login and start using DVWA Lab
default login is
- Keep Learning.Here is Video Guide on How To Host / Install DVWA Pentest lab on WAMP Server