Metasploit 4.7.0 (Update 2013071701)

Document created by Brandon Turner Employee on Jul 15, 2013Last modified by Brandon Turner Employee on Jul 17, 2013
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This updates Metasploit to 4.7.0.


This update introduces MetaModules, a unique new way to simplify and operationalize security testing.  New MetaModules include:

  • SSH Key Testing
  • Single Password Testing
  • Pass the Hash
  • Passive Network Discovery
  • Firewall Egress Testing
  • Known Credentials Intrusion


It also includes 4 new modules, including exploits for Corel, MediaCoder and Windows as well as new auxiliary modules for Apache.

In addition, this update fixes 3 issues.


Module Changes

Exploit modules


Auxiliary and post modules


Notable Changes and Resolved Issues

  • 1223 - Upgrade smb_enumshares to show directories and files
  • 7943 - Fix Pcap warning message and fix arp modules
  • Allow setting a custom IP when using Java applets in social engineering campaigns
  • Upgrade ruby to 1.9.3-p448


How to Upgrade

Metasploit Pro is upgraded using the Administration menu and choosing the option Software Upgrade. To see how to upgrade your Metasploit installation, view this video in the Rapid7 Community.


Version Information

PRO 4.6.2 updates to 4.7.0-2013071701

MSF3 4.6.2 updates to 4.7.9-2013071701