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Chef Web UI Brute Force Utility

This module attempts to login to Chef Web UI server instance using username and password combinations indicated by the USER_FILE, PASS_FILE, and USERPASS_FILE options. It will also test for the default login (admin:p@ssw0rd1).

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Module Name



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