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HTTP Virtual Host Brute Force Scanner



This module tries to identify unique virtual hosts hosted by the target web server.


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

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