Pupy : Multi-Platform Remote Administration Tool [TUTORIAL/HowTo]

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Features :

  • On windows, the Pupy payload is compiled as a reflective DLL and
    the whole python interpreter is loaded from memory. Pupy does not
    touch the disk
  • Pupy can reflectively migrate into other processes
  • Pupy can remotely import, from memory, pure python packages (.py,
    .pyc) and compiled python C extensions (.pyd). The imported python
    modules do not touch the disk. (.pyd mem import currently work on
    Windows only, .so memory import is not implemented).
  • modules are quite simple to write and pupy is easily extensible.
  • Pupy uses rpyc and a module can directly access python objects on the remote client
  • communication channel currently works as a ssl reverse connection, but a bind payload will be implemented in the future
  • all the non interactive modules can be dispatched on multiple hosts in one command
  • Multi-platform (tested on windows 7, windows xp, kali linux, ubuntu)
  • modules can be executed as background jobs
  • commands and scripts running on remote hosts are interruptible
  • auto-completion and nice colored output
  • commands aliases can be defined in the config
  • we can also access remote objects interactively from the pupy shell and even auto completion of remote attributes works !

Implemented Modules :

  • migrate
  • keylogger
  • persistence
  • screenshot
  • webcam snapshot
  • in memory execution of PE exe both x86 and x64
  • command execution
  • download
  • upload
  • socks5 proxy
  • local port forwarding
  • interactive shell (cmd.exe, /bin/sh, …)
  • interactive python shell
  • shellcode exec (thanks to @byt3bl33d3r)
  • inter process architecture injection also works (x86->x64 and x64->x86)

Quick start

In these examples the server is running on a linux host (tested on kali linux) and it’s IP address is 192.168.0.1
The clients have been tested on (Windows 7, Windows XP, kali linux, ubuntu, Mac OS X 10.10.5)

generate/run a payload

for Windows

you can also use -t dll_x86 or dll_x64 to generate a reflective DLL and inject/load it by your own means.

for Linux

for MAC OS X

start the server

  1. eventually edit pupy.conf to change the bind address / port
  2. start the pupy server :

 

Some screenshots

list connected clients

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help

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execute python code on all clients

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execute a command on all clients, exception is retrieved in case the command does not exists

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use a filter to send a module only on selected clients

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migrate into another process

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interactive shell

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interactive python shell

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upload and run another PE exe from memory

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list available modules (the list is not up to date)

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Example: How to write a MsgBox module

first of all write the function/class you want to import on the remote client
in the example we create the file pupy/packages/windows/all/pupwinutils/msgbox.py

then, simply create a module to load our package and call the function remotely