Exploit detection

Exploit database (exploit-db)

Search (ignoring DoS exploits)
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searchsploit <term> | grep -v '/dos/'
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Search in title only
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searchsploit -t <term>
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Get details for exploit
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searchsploit -x <exploit-name>
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Copy full url to clipboard
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searchsploit -p <exploit-name>
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Modify exploit (copy to current dir)
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searchsploit -m <exploit-name>
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Advanced "filtering" example
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searchsploit --colour -t php 5 | grep -vi '/dos/\|\.php[^$]' | grep -i '5\.\(5\|x\)' | grep -vi '/windows/\|PHP-Nuke\|RapidKill Pro\|Gift Registry\|Artiphp CMS'
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Update searchsploit database
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searchsploit -u
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Search for exploits
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search <service> <version>
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