The Metasploit framework is an essential tool for any aspiring hacker or penetration tester. It comes preinstalled on many penetration testing distributions including Kali Linux. It is a framework that allows the user to select from a plethora of powerful tools. Furthermore, the user can then configure that tool with various options including the target’s IP address and port number. Once the tool has been configured, the user can execute the tool and exploit the target….