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Brutal – Create various Payload, PowerShell Attack, Virus Attack and Launch Listener for a HID

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  • Last Updated : 30 Jan, 2022
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Brutal is an all-in-one toolkit for generating various types of payloads, back-doors, and listeners. It is a Bash Script tool with a human familiar interface. This tool is available on the GitHub platform for free and it is open for contribution. We can generate various types of payloads for getting the passwords from local computers or to get the Meterpreter shell of a target machine and many more can be generated.

Installation of Brutal Tool on Kali Linux OS

Step 1: Use the following command to install the tool in your Kali Linux operating system.

git clone

Step 2: Now use the following command to move into the directory of the tool. You have to move in the directory in order to run the tool.

cd Brutal

Step 3: Change the permissions of the file by using the following command.

sudo chmod 777

Step 4: Run the below command to verify the installation.

sudo ./

Working with Brutal Tool on Kali Linux OS

Example 1: Download and Execute Backdoor

Select Option 2

Our generated backdoor is saved in the output directory. We can host it through local-host and try to gain access to the victim machine in the same network.

Example 2: Meterpreter Reverse TCP Injection using Power-shell

Select Option 1

We have given the LHOST and the LPORT on which we will get the meterpreter shell.

Our payload is been generated.

We have opened the code of payload generated.

Example 3: Retrieve lots of passwords stored on a local computer [ Gmail ]

Select Option4

In this example, we have given the Gmail credentials on which all the passwords will be returned from the local computer.

Below is the source code of payload generated, which includes credentials and the number of files to be returned.

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