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MySQL Enumeration Module



This module allows for simple enumeration of MySQL Database Server provided proper credentials to connect remotely.


  • Carlos Perez <carlos_perez@darkoperator.com>


Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/admin/mysql/mysql_enum
msf auxiliary(mysql_enum) > show actions
msf auxiliary(mysql_enum) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(mysql_enum) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(mysql_enum) > run 

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