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HTTP Backup File Scanner



This module identifies the existence of possible copies of a specific file in a given path.


  • et <et@metasploit.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/scanner/http/backup_file
msf auxiliary(backup_file) > show actions
msf auxiliary(backup_file) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(backup_file) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(backup_file) > run 

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