Ways to Uninstall or Install weevely Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 8, 2022

Weevely is a stealth PHP web shell that simulate telnet-like connection. It is an essential tool for web application post exploitation, and can be used as stealth backdoor or as a web shell to manage legit web accounts, even free hosted ones. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install weevely Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: weevely needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install weevely on Ubuntu 22.04

Install weevely Ubuntu 22.04

weevely is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install weevely using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to install weevely on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install weevely Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install weevely

Install weevely using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install weevely by following these steps:

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install weevely Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install weevely

Uninstall weevely on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

This command can be used to uninstall weevely from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove weevely

To uninstall weevely and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge weevely

Summary

In this guide, I showed you ways to install weevely on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall weevely too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.