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Shell to Meterpreter Upgrade

Created
05/30/2018

Description

This module attempts to upgrade a command shell to meterpreter. The shell platform is automatically detected and the best version of meterpreter for the target is selected. Currently meterpreter/reverse_tcp is used on Windows and Linux, with 'python/meterpreter/reverse_tcp' used on all others.

Author(s)

  • Tom Sellers <tom@fadedcode.net>

Platform

BSD,Linux,OSX,Solaris,Unix,Windows

Development

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

Time is precious, so I don’t want to do something manually that I can automate. Leveraging the Metasploit Framework when automating any task keeps us from having to re-create the wheel as we can use the existing libraries and focus our efforts where it matters.

– Jim O’Gorman | President, Offensive Security

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