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Microsoft Windows Authenticated User Code Execution

This module uses a valid administrator username and password (or password hash) to execute an arbitrary payload. This module is similar to the "psexec" utility provided by SysInternals. This module is now able to clean up after itself. The service created by this tool uses a randomly chosen name and description.

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Module Name

exploit/windows/smb/psexec

Authors

  • hdm <x [at] hdm.io>
  • Royce Davis <rdavis [at] accuvant.com>
  • RageLtMan <rageltman [at] sempervictus>

References

Targets

  • Automatic
  • PowerShell
  • Native upload
  • MOF upload

Platforms

  • windows

Architectures

  • x86
  • x64

Reliability

Development

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 exploit/windows/smb/psexec msf exploit(psexec) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(psexec) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(psexec) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(psexec) > exploit

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