Clean all Tasks and Samples¶
Changed in version 2.0.0: Turned into a proper Cuckoo App rather than a standalone script.
Since Cuckoo 1.2 a built-in clean feature has been featured, it drops all
associated information of the tasks and samples in the database, on the
harddisk, from MongoDB, and from ElasticSearch. If you submit a task after
running clean you’ll start over with
Task #1 again.
To clean your setup, run:
$ cuckoo clean
To sum up, this command does the following:
- Delete analysis results.
- Delete submitted binaries.
- Delete all associated information of the tasks and samples in the configured database.
- Delete all data in the configured MongoDB database (if configured and
- Delete all data in the configured ElasticSearch database (if configured and
If you use this command you will permanently delete all data stored by Cuckoo in all available storages: the file system, the SQL database, the MongoDB database, and the ElasticSearch database. Use it only if you are sure you would clean up all the data.