Tag Archive | "metasploit"


06 August 2008 | 6,869 views

HD Moore’s Company BreakingPoint Suffers DNS Attack

It’s somewhat ironic that shortly after the Kaminsky DNS bug went wild and almost immediately got ported into Metasploit that it was then used to attack HD Moore’s very own company BreakingPoint. It happened just a couple of days ago, it doesnt seem to have been a targeted attack though more like mass spammers/scammers leveraging [...]

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25 July 2008 | 26,127 views

Exploit for Kaminsky DNS Bug Goes Wild

There has been a lot of hype about this one, but this flaw is a real threat and the working exploits are now available in the wild. To top that, they have already been ported into Metasploit! I hope all the major ISPs are in a patching frenzy right now and not thinking to themselves [...]

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24 June 2008 | 279,753 views

BackTrack Final 3 Hacking LiveCD Released For Download

If you don’t know, BackTrack is a top rated linux live distribution focused on penetration testing. With no installation whatsoever, the analysis platform is started directly from the CD-Rom and is fully accessible within minutes. Back in January we mentioned the BackTrack Live Hacking CD BETA 3 was released, at last the final version is [...]

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19 March 2008 | 3,840 views

Core Security to Expand Market with Mark Hatton

It seems like security/pen-testing software can be quite lucrative – especially with the prices Core Security charge for their flagship tool Core Impact (Around $25,000 per seat?). They have offices in two countries and are now looking to expand into new markets, anyway this is a bit of corporate security news for a change. They [...]

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29 January 2008 | 45,574 views

Metasploit Framework v3.1 Released for Download

Ah Metasploit development cycle seems to be picking up, I guess with greater community support the bugs get ironed out and the new features introduced faster. Good to see an update so soon after Metasploit Framework v3.0 was released. I keep closely up to date with Metasploit as it’s pretty much the best free tool [...]

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22 January 2008 | 89,488 views

BackTrack Live Hacking CD BETA 3 Released

The guys at BackTrack e-mailed me to let me know their Version 3 BETA has been released recently, and perhaps our readers would like to know about it. For those that don’t know BackTrack evolved from the merging of two wide spread security related distributions – Whax and Auditor Security Collection. By joining forces and [...]

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06 December 2007 | 10,731 views

MSF eXploit Builder – Free Win32 Exploit Development Platform

The MSF eXploit Builder (MSF-XB) is a free win32 application (GUI) that wants to be an Exploit Development Platform. The main goal is to speed up the exploit development process, this is accomplished by using the powerful functionalities and neat design of The Metasploit Framework. MSF-XB automatically generates MSF compliants exploits modules. The MSF-XB package [...]

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20 July 2007 | 226,856 views

Learn to use Metasploit – Tutorials, Docs & Videos

Metasploit is a great tool, but it’s not the easiest to use and some people get completely lost when trying to get the most out of it. To help you guys out here is a bunch of links, videos, tutorials and documents to get you up to speed. You can start with this, a good [...]

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30 March 2007 | 12,221 views

Metasploit Exploit Framework Version 3.0 Released

Finally it’s out of BETA, Metasploit Framework Version 3.0 has been released and it’s a lot more Windows friendly. The Metasploit Framework (“Metasploit”) is a development platform for creating security tools and exploits. Version 3.0 contains 177 exploits, 104 payloads, 17 encoders, and 3 nop modules. Additionally, 30 auxiliary modules are included that perform a [...]

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05 December 2006 | 8,067 views

Metasploit 3.0 Beta 3 Released

The Metasploit Framework is an advanced open-source exploit development platform. The 3.0 tree represents a complete rewrite of the 2.0 codebase and provides a scalable and extensible framework for security tool development. The 3.0 Beta 3 release includes support for exploit automation, 802.11 wireless packet injection, and kernel-mode payloads. Windows users are now presented with [...]

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