Install the latest version of the Metasploit 4 Framework (MSF4) on Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal using the following commands. This downloads and installs the generic Linux binary which comes bundled with all the necessary components you need for Metasploit to install and run. This should work for most users and is the easiest way to get Metasploit Framework running under Ubuntu and other Debian based Linux distros quickly.
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Here’s the simple commands necessary to get hacking with Google’s new web application scanner Skipfish:
tar zxvf skipfish-1.01b.tgz
sudo apt-get install libidn11-dev
cp dictionaries/default.wl skipfish.wl
./skipfish -o output_folder http://www.example.com
You’ll want to less README to understand all the options.
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