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Create an AWS IAM User

This module will attempt to create an AWS (Amazon Web Services) IAM (Identity and Access Management) user with Admin privileges.

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Module Name

post/multi/escalate/aws_create_iam_user

Authors

  • Javier Godinez <godinezj [at] gmail.com>
  • Jon Hart <jon_hart [at] rapid7.com>

References

Platforms

  • unix

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 post/multi/escalate/aws_create_iam_user msf post(aws_create_iam_user) > sessions ...sessions... msf post(aws_create_iam_user) > set SESSION <session-id> msf post(aws_create_iam_user) > show options ...show and set options... msf post(aws_create_iam_user) > run