Install Havij in Ubuntu 12.04

Havij is SQL Injection tool and provides us with features for exploiting the SQL vulnerability.By using this software user can perform back-end database fingerprint, retrieve DBMS users and password hashes, dump tables and columns, fetching data from the database, running SQL statements and even accessing the underlying file system and executing commands on the operating system.

Havij runs on windows based operating system. However you can use Wine to get havij in Linux.Here are few steps for installation of havij on your ununtu machine.

Open your terminal and give a command to install wine.

            sudo apt-get install wine

Then, download Havij using command:


You can also download it from, Untar the file using:

           unrar x Havij1.15Free.rar

Right click on the Havij .exe file and Choose Open with Wine Windows Program Loader and install it.


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Free version of Havij is limited in some features, one can purchase the commerical version at