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D-Link User-Agent Backdoor Scanner

This module attempts to find D-Link devices running Alphanetworks web interfaces affected by the backdoor found on the User-Agent header. This module has been tested successfully on a DIR-100 device with firmware version v1.13.

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Module Name



  • Craig Heffner
  • Michael Messner <devnull [at]>
  • juan vazquez <juan.vazquez [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/scanner/http/dlink_user_agent_backdoor msf auxiliary(dlink_user_agent_backdoor) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(dlink_user_agent_backdoor) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(dlink_user_agent_backdoor) > show options and set options... msf auxiliary(dlink_user_agent_backdoor) > run