We will perform an initial exploitation of our windows VM:
- Right-click on the Windows XP VM, and select Attack | smb | ms08_067_netapi:
Armitage attack options
- Make any modifications necessary including changing the LHOST if needed to the IP address on the VM network. Once ready, click on Launch:
Armitage attack dialog box
- You will now see that the Windows XP VM machine device's icon has been changed to again identify that this machine has been owned.
Armitage main screen with indication of exploited device