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Windows Manage Enable Remote Desktop

This module enables the Remote Desktop Service (RDP). It provides the options to create an account and configure it to be a member of the Local Administrators and Remote Desktop Users group. It can also forward the target's port 3389/tcp.

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Module Name



  • Carlos Perez <carlos_perez [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/manage/enable_rdp msf post(enable_rdp) > sessions ...sessions... msf post(enable_rdp) > set SESSION <session-id> msf post(enable_rdp) > show options and set options... msf post(enable_rdp) > run