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Metasploit Penetration Testing Cookbook - Third Edition by Monika Agarwal, Abhinav Singh, Daniel Teixeira

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How to do it...

For the Kali Linux machine, the Linux server, and the Windows 10 client, the setup is simple. We can download the Kali Linux virtual machine from the official site, https://www.kali.org/downloads/; for the Linux server, we will use the Metasploitable 2 machine which you can download from SourceForge at https://sourceforge.net/projects/metasploitable/files/Metasploitable2/; and for the Windows 10 client, we can download a 90-day trial from the Microsoft Developer site at https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-edge/tools/vms/.

For the last machine, we will use Metasploitable 3, a Windows virtual machine that we will build, with many security vulnerabilities for us to test. To build the Metasploitable 3 machine, we have ...

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