A security testing framework. It is used for identifying security vulnerabilities and improving security awareness. It supports automated penetration tests, which help eliminate the possibility of a threat before it becomes one, and thus, assume the attacker's position.
|Developed by||H. D. Moore|
|Latest stable version||Metasploit 6|
|Used by||Booz Allen Hamilton Holding, Blue Canopy Group, LLC, Cvent Inc|
Metasploit is used in the TV series ‘Mr. Robot’.