Metasploit is a Penetration testing software for offensive security teams. It Gathers the collective knowledge of a global security community to test your network and find your holes, it also determines the most impactful vulnerabilities and focus on what matters most and Verify likelihood and impact with real-world attacks, fixes top exposures and checks that they are patched.
Metasploit Framework can be easily installed on a Windows based operating system.But unfortunately windows is not the best platform for deploying Metasploit Framework because many of the supporting tools and utilities are not available for Windows platform. Hence it’s strongly recommended to install the Metasploit Framework on Linux platform.
Disable Anti-virus Software and Local firewalls, including Windows Firewall, Anti-virus software detects the Metasploit Framework as malicious and may cause problems with the installation and runtime of Metasploit Framework.
how to install metasploit on windows 10 2018
- Download the latest Metasploit Windows installer
- Double click and open the downloaded installer.
- Accept the license agreement:
- Select the location where you wish to install the Metasploit Framework:
- Click on
Installto proceed further:
- The Metasploit installer progresses by copying the required files to the destination folder:
- Click on
Finishto complete the Metasploit Framework installation:
To launch msfconsole after the installation completes, run the following from the command line: