Gaining access with Metasploit

Get ready to launch exploitations against Windows and Linux!


  • Gaining access with Metasploit overview Video — 00:03:30
    • We cover how to use exploits to compromise a vulnerable system and how to collect password hashes and crack them to reveal the plain-text password, all within the Metasploit framework.

  • Exploiting Windows with Metasploit Video — 00:17:30
    • How to use Metasploit to gain remote access to a Windows target, collect credentials and crack password hashes.

  • Exploiting Linux with Metasploit Video — 00:15:34
    • How to use Metasploit to gain remote access to Linux targets, collect credentials and crack password hashes all within the framework.

  • Phishing and social engineering with Metasploit Video — 00:24:31
    • Using Metasploit to create malicious documents and using a social engineering attack to phish user credentials from unsuspecting Windows users.

  • Password cracking with Metasploit Video — 00:10:11
    • Cracking password hashes (representations) saved in the database via built-in Metasploit functionality.

  • Penetration Testing with Metasploit – 3 – Gaining Access Lab Lab — 00:30:00
    • In this lab, students will learn how to use the Metasploit Framework to compromise Windows and Linux systems by exploiting software vulnerabilities and system misconfigurations.

  • Pentesting in Metasploit course 3 assessment Assessment — 6 questions — 00:03:00


Course description

This is where the fun begins! This course will build upon the previous two and cover active exploitation of Windows and Linux targets, using Metasploit. We will compromise systems, capture credentials and password representations (hashes) and crack them u

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