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VMWare Power Off Virtual Machine

This module will log into the Web API of VMWare and try to power off a specified Virtual Machine.

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Module Name



  • theLightCosine <theLightCosine [at]>



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/vmware/poweroff_vm msf auxiliary(poweroff_vm) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(poweroff_vm) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(poweroff_vm) > show options and set options... msf auxiliary(poweroff_vm) > run