Empire is a post exploit Powershell tool that can be used against Windows devices


  1. git clone https://github.com/EmpireProject/Empire
  2. cd setup
  3. ./install.sh

This will install the project and all required packages

Create a password during setup when it prompts. This will then end the setup

To start the tool ./empire

Using Empire

Before doing anything in Empire, we will want to start a listener

command: listeners

Typing Help will list listener options. The options are similar to metasploit

type uselistener then press tab twice to list options

The options are case sensitive

usestager press tab twice

set listerner <name of listener>

execute or generate commands will execute

Interacting with agent

Once a connection to your listener has been made

Using Powerview