Metasploit Releases DNS Explot Code

July 24, 2008 – 5:48 AM

Metasploit, the information security research and hack tool kit, created by HD Moore, has released exploit code targeting the DNS Cache Poisoning Flaw, recently revealed by Dan Kaminsky, of DoxPara Research.

Evidently, reported at Wired’s ThreatLevel blog, the code can not be utilized to overwrite the domain name server cache data, however, it will reveal dates of expiry on any pre-cached data, then, according to the blog, idle for a specified time frame prior to completing the exploit.


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