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[Metasploit] Upgrading Normal Command Shell to Meterpreter Shell

The Metasploit Framework contains a suite of tools that you can use to test security vulnerabilities, enumerate networks, execute attacks, and evade detection. One of the best feature of Metasploit Framework is that you can easily upgrade your normal command shell payload into Meterpreter payload once the system has been exploited. Meterpreter is a Metasploit […]

Tech Articles

Top 8 Basic Google Search Dorks [Live Examples]

Google is undisputedly the most important search engine in the world today. Google uses a sophisticated and proprietary algorithm for ranking websites that uses over 100 different criteria in the calculation, each of which is given a specific weighting which can change over time. Google is clearly the best general-purpose search engine on the Web. […]

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From Command Injection To Meterpreter Shell – Detailed Tutorial 2018

Other than XSS and SQL Injection, there are number of different attack techniques against a web application. In this tutorial,we’ll exploit the DVWA Web Application with Command Injection Attack. There are so many vulnerable web applications where players must locate and exploit vulnerabilities to progress through the story which contains various vulnerabilities like XSS, CSRF, […]

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HTTP PUT Method Exploitation with Put2Win (Meterpreter Shell)

From previous article, we came across to different actions performed by HTTP methods where we had described the role of PUT method which allow client to upload a file on server with different ways i.e with Netcat, with Nmap, with BurpSuite, with Curl, with Quickput, with Cadaver and with Metasploit Framework. Testing Environment Setup –  […]

CTF Challenges

CTF – Bulldog – Walkthrough step by step

We’re back with simple VulnHub CTF Walkthrough i.e. BULLDOG. We had a great time with this VM, and thought it was really fun and different from the others we’ve worked on so far. Download Link – https://www.vulnhub.com/entry/bulldog-1,211/ Releasing Date – 28th August 2017 Size – 761MB Format – OVA (Virtual Box) Operating System – Linux […]

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Email Harvesting with Metasploit Framework

Footprinting is the process of collecting as much information as possible about a target network, for identifying various ways to intrude into an organization’s network system. Out of the many useful auxiliary modules that metasploit has, one is called search_email_collector which searches Google, Bing and Yahoo for email addresses associated to a particular domain. Email […]

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HTTP PUT Method Exploitation – Live Penetration Testing

In this article, we’ll be exploiting the HTTP PUT method vulnerability on one of the Metasploitable2 webserver through which you can easily upload any malicious file onto the server and can gain the access of the whole webserver in meterpreter shell. In last article, we’ve already learnt that how to Test HTTP Methods with Curl, […]

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Penetration Testing Resources – 2018 Compilation

A Penetration test is the process of actively evaluating company’s information security measures. Security measures are actively analyzed for design weakness, technical flaws and vulnerabilities. The results are delivered comprehensively in a report, to executive, management, and technical audiences. An organisation should conduct a risk assessment operation before the penetration testing that will help to […]

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SEToolkit – Credential Harvester Attack [Tutorial]

As a penetration tester there will be times that the client requirements will be to perform social engineering attacks against their own employees in order to test if they follow the policies and the security controls of the company. After all if an attacker fails to gain access to a system then it might try […]

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Armitage – In-depth Windows Exploitation (GUI) – 2017

It’s difficult to talk about any system in a vacuum, especially a system that is so widely deployed in so many roles as Windows in all of its flavors. To see how easily tools like Metasploit Framework can remotely exploit Windows vulnerability, we’ll use the GUI version of Metasploit Framework which is so called as […]

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Pentesting Windows 2000/2003 Server with Metasploit Framework – Detailed Tutorial

This is a very detailed step by step tutorial on How to pentest a Remote PC (Windows 2000/2003 server) with Metasploit Framework. We’ve used Kali Linux 2017.1 and Windows 2000 server in a virtual environment (VMware Workstation). The ease of pen testing is scary and readers, sysadmins are advised to update their Windows 2000/2003 server […]

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A Brief Overview of Kali Linux Tools

Kali Linux offers a number of customized tools designed for Penetration Testing. Tools are categorized in the following groups as seen in the drop-down menu shown in the following screenshot: Information Gathering: These are Reconnaissance tools used to gather data on your target network and devices. Tools range from identifying devices to protocols used. Examples: […]

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Find Real IP behind CloudFlare with CloudSnare Python Script

CloudFlare is one of the most popular CDN provider who offers a complete package of WAF i.e. Web Application Firewall and DDOS Protection (Distributed Denial of Service) for websites. List of Features – Stop attacks directed at a website Dynamically modify content in order to improve performance Insert applications into web pages Provide rich analytics […]