Metasploit is an open source exploitation framework that acts as a tool for developing and executing exploit code against a remote target machine

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What is the difference between msfvenom and msfpayload

I'm using Kali 2.0 I have tried msfpayload, i faced some error saying bash : msfpayload: command not found And now I come to know msfvenom is also does the same thing So my question is what is ...
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Vulnerability demonstration on Ubuntu 9.04

For a class on IT security, I want to demonstrate privilege escalation to the students. To do so, I looked through the exploit/linux/local list in the Metasploit Framework, finding (among others) ...
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Installing VMware tools on Metasploitable2

I'm learning Linux. I have installed Metasploitable2 on VMware workstation. I am unable to install VMware tools on my VM, so I can do copying/pasting etc. How can this be done? I know I first need to ...
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run msfconsole within any directory

I just installed metasploit. The issue is i can only run ./msfconsole in installation directory which is /opt/framework/metasploit-framework. When i run msfconsole in another directory i got this ...
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Stuck in login loop with elementary os freya(also I have included kali-linux tools)

At first it worked perfectly but after few updates and restarts I got stuck in login loop. After inserting password and pressing enter, the screen goes black for second and I get these errors: ...
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Metasploit Directory Doesn't Run Executables Without ./

I have Metasploit installed on OSX in /usr/local/share/msf Metasploit's executables can't be run outside it's directory thus would give a command not found error. msfbinscan msfconsole msfd ...
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Metasploitable doesn't want to work after first try?

After installing Metasploitable for the first time, and then rebooting it, it seems that it doesn't want to work... all it says is > Starting up ... > > Loading, please wait... After ...
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Metasploitable questions? (2 questions)

I accidentally posted my question on stackoverflow, so I'll repost this here. Is it normal that I chose "Metasploitable.vmdk" as the Hard Disk, or was it supposed to be my Hard Disk of Kali Linux? ...
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MSFvenom not working in Kali Linux 2.0

I recently updated My Kali Linux to version 2.0, and everything seems to be working fine. I have tried to use msfvenom to create a windows reverse_tcp file. I entered the comand i always used before ...
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Kali linux starting and initializing the database errors

I have been trying to use Armitage and I have been following this tutorial, and at step 2.2, I get these errors: root@Xeno:~# service postgresql start [....] Starting PostgreSQL 9.1 database ...
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Rlogin prompting for remote password (Kali / Metasploitable)

I am following a tutorial that can be found here. http://www.kalitutorials.net/2014/05/metasploitable-2-vulnerability.html Specifically the "Remote access vulnerability - Rlogin" section. When I ...
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Errors trying to execute a Metasploit script

I'm trying to run this exploit in Metasploit on Kali Linux. I have the file in the exploit folder, I just need to execute the script, but I'm getting some errors. This is the description from the ...
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Postgresql wont start after reboot. Kali linux Raspberry Pi 2 [duplicate]

I have been trying for days to get postgresql to work and it did briefly before a restart. How to I set the correct permissions? This is the error I get when I try to start the service after a reboot. ...
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Why Metasploit not being able to establish Meterpreter sessions? [closed]

I am entirely new in Linux. I have set up a pen-testing lab with Kali Linux 1.1.0b, windows xp sp3, and, Metasploitable 2 Linux. PostgreSQL and Metasploit services are running well. But, the ...
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Metasploitable 2 don't run on VirtualBox; status = Aborted

For my tests I just configure Metasploitable 2 image in my VirtualBox (VirtualBox VM 4.3.26 r98988 linux.x86). When I try to start the VM it crashes after few seconds and takes the state "Aborted". ...
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How to achieve root privilege in Metasploitable 2 Linux?

Suppose, I have just entered the Metasploitable 2 Linux like the following command: username : msfadmin password : msfadmin Now, I need to gain 'root' privilege so that I do not need to use 'sudo' ...
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Postgresql 9.1 - Kali Linux

I started to read this book : http://www.amazon.fr/Metasploit-The-Penetration-Testers-Guide/dp/159327288X And I have some trouble with postgresql 9.1 (in Kali Linux). When I start msfconsole, I ...
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Can't find nmap executable in Metasploit

I'm running Metasploit in archlinux and when I execute msf> db_nmap -h It'll return an error: The nmap executable could not be found Now, I know I am probably missing a binary or something, ...
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How to install Metasploit Community on a remote headless Debian box?

After attempting to get Metasploit to work nice with my desktop box (with limited success), I've decided to instead set it up on on separate box. However, it seems like the Metasploit community ...
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Using Metasploit with 3G USB modem

I have a computer with Linux BackTrack 5 as host and Windows XP as guest on virtual box. I am using Host-Only-Adapter to create virtual LAN and to share USB modem internet as well so that both host ...
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Manually setting environment variables for Metasploit

How do I set manually environment variables for Metasploit, when I execute db_driver I get this message: [*] No Active Driver [*] Available: [*] DB Support: Enable the postgresql driver ...