CrackMapExec (CME) is a powerful tool for pentesting and auditing Active Directory domains and Windows systems. It allows you to execute commands, upload files, dump credentials, scan for vulnerabilities, and more. In this article, we will show you how to install CME on Windows 10 using the official installer.
Step 1: Download the Installer
The first step is to download the latest version of the CME installer from the GitHub repository. You can find the link here: https://github.com/byt3bl33d3r/CrackMapExec/releases. Choose the file that matches your system architecture (x86 or x64) and download it to your preferred location.
Step 2: Run the Installer
The next step is to run the installer as an administrator. You can do this by right-clicking on the file and selecting \"Run as administrator\". You will see a welcome screen like this:
Click \"Next\" to continue. You will see a license agreement screen like this:
Read the license agreement carefully and click \"I Agree\" if you accept it. You will see a destination folder screen like this:
You can choose where to install CME or leave the default location. Click \"Next\" to continue. You will see a start menu folder screen like this:
You can choose whether to create a start menu folder for CME or not. Click \"Next\" to continue. You will see a ready to install screen like this:
Click \"Install\" to start the installation process. You will see a progress screen like this:
Wait for the installation to finish. You will see a completed screen like this:
Click \"Finish\" to exit the installer. You have successfully installed CME on your Windows 10 machine.
Step 3: Run CME
To run CME, you can either use the start menu shortcut or open a command prompt and type \"cme\". You will see a banner like this:
You can now use CME to perform various tasks on your target network. For more information on how to use CME, you can check the official documentation here: https://mpgn.gitbook.io/crackmapexec/.
In this article, we have shown you how to install CME on Windows 10 using the official installer. CME is a powerful tool for pentesting and auditing Active Directory domains and Windows systems. We hope you find it useful and enjoy using it. 06063cd7f5