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VMWare Enumerate Virtual Machines



This module attempts to discover virtual machines on any VMWare instance running the web interface. This would include ESX/ESXi and VMWare Server.


  • theLightCosine <theLightCosine@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/vmware/vmware_enum_vms
msf auxiliary(vmware_enum_vms) > show actions
msf auxiliary(vmware_enum_vms) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(vmware_enum_vms) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(vmware_enum_vms) > run 

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