The Metasploit Project is a computer security framework that provides information on vulnerabilities in penetration testing and IDS signature development.
It is a platform that is purely about penetration testing and allows you to find, exploit and validate vulnerabilities.
The platform includes the Metasploit Framework and its paid version, which is Metasploit Pro.
Uses and benefits of Metasploit
The following is a diagram of the Metasploit architecture
Once you install the app and open the Metasploit console, it will look something like this
curl https://raw.githubusercontent.com/rapid7/metasploit-omnibus/master/config/templates/metasploit-framework-wrappers/msfupdate.erb> msfinstall && \
chmod 755 msfinstall && \