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IPMI 2.0 RAKP Remote SHA1 Password Hash Retrieval

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IPMI 2.0 RAKP Remote SHA1 Password Hash Retrieval



This module identifies IPMI 2.0-compatible systems and attempts to retrieve the HMAC-SHA1 password hashes of default usernames. The hashes can be stored in a file using the OUTPUT_FILE option and then cracked using hmac_sha1_crack.rb in the tools subdirectory as well hashcat (cpu) 0.46 or newer using type 7300.


  • Dan Farmer <zen@fish2.com>
  • hdm <x@hdm.io>


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

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