After developing your application or configuring your network the exact way you want, the next step is to test your system to ensure it is free from vulnerabilities before you learn the hard way. With this program, you have access to a suite of applications for testing computer systems, application, and networks for potential exploits that make the platform vulnerable.
Network administrators can take advantage of the application database of known exploits to perform penetration testing and also verify the efficacy of security patches applied on systems. The program has intelligence features that enable it to identify false positives signals from exploitable vulnerabilities. Other features include its ability to perform vulnerability analysis automatically deliver reports in real-time.
It is an indispensable tool for security administrators. This versatile program uses various strategies to test the security of multiple platforms. This feature makes it a powerful tool for security analysis of remote servers, and applications. It can be used to test firewalls, and different types of application servers like mail servers, DNS, and many more. This application has all you need to test the reliability of your security system or simulate an attack on a platform where you have limited information.
It is part from network testing category and is licensed as shareware for Windows 32-bit and 64-bit platform and can be used as a free trial until the trial period will end. The Metasploit Framework demo is available to all software users as a free download with potential restrictions compared with the full version.