Metasploit Framework (MSF) is a free open source penetration testing solution developed by open source community and rapid7. You can download Metasploit from http://www.metasploit.com. You can use Metasploit to collect the information and scanning the system vunerability.
Metasploit offers a GUI version and command line version.
After you download the metasploit installer, you can register your name. Make sure you get the metasploit license key first to activate the metasploit, otherwise you can’t run the application.
After all complete, now we can start the installation.
Copy the metasploit installer to /opt directory.
Set the file to be executeable using chmod.
$ sudo chmod +x metasploit-latest-linux-installer.run <enter>
then type $ sudo ./metasploit-latest-linux-installer.run <enter> to run the installer.
The opening Screen.
Click ‘forward’ to continue. Then follow the steps below.
If there is no problem, the installation will start.
Make sure the ‘Access Metasploit Web UI’ is selected then click ‘Finish’ button to close the installer.
Enter ‘metasploit license key’ to activate the metasploit.