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Windows Domain Controller Hashdump

This module attempts to copy the NTDS.dit database from a live Domain Controller and then parse out all of the User Accounts. It saves all of the captured password hashes, including historical ones.

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Module Name



  • theLightCosine <theLightCosine [at]>


  • windows



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/windows/gather/credentials/domain_hashdump msf post(domain_hashdump) > sessions ...sessions... msf post(domain_hashdump) > set SESSION <session-id> msf post(domain_hashdump) > show options and set options... msf post(domain_hashdump) > run