Mastering Metasploit is published by Packt Publishing in May 2014. This book has 378 pages in English, ISBN-13 9781782162223.
The Metasploit framework has been around for a number of years and is one of the most widely used tools for carrying out penetration testing on various services.
This book is a hands-on guide to penetration testing using Metasploit and covers its complete development. It will help you clearly understand the creation process of various exploits and modules and develop approaches to writing custom functionalities into the Metasploit framework.
This book covers a number of techniques and methodologies that will help you learn and master the Metasploit framework.
You will also explore approaches to carrying out advanced penetration testing in highly secured environments, and the book’s hands-on approach will help you understand everything you need to know about Metasploit.
What you will learn from this book
- Exploiting vulnerabilities in application
- Develop exploits for Software and Web applications in Metasploit
- Learn a Variety of Programming languages such as Assembly, Ruby and CORTANA
- Practically Demonstrate advanced Client Exploitation and speed up attacks with SET and Fasttrack
- Learn how to generate Metasploit modules and automate Metasploit
A comprehensive and detailed, step by step tutorial guide that takes you through important aspects of the Metasploit framework.
Who this book is for
If you are a penetration tester, security engineer, or someone who is looking to extend their penetration testing skills with Metasploit, then this book is ideal for you. The readers ofthis book must have a basic knowledge of using Metasploit. They are also expected to have knowledge of exploitation and an in-depth understanding of object-oriented programming languages.