Email Spamming / Mass Mailing on Kali Linux
What is Email Spamming
Mass Mailing method of sending same e-mail message to large number of people at the same time.
Mass Mailing concept is used for Phishing attacks,Spamming and promoting business online.
Before we begin Mass Mailing Attack first thing we need to do is create an email list.Check this tutorial to steal email addresses. it searches for e-mail addresses and collects them and places into a text file. Once your email list is ready we are good to go lets start:
Tool we are going to use is Setoolkit. Setoolkit is pre-installed in Kali so lets do it.
Once your List is ready we are good to go now.Open your terminal and type:
When you use Setoolkit for the first time you will be asked to accept terms and conditions just type y and hit enter.
From the menu select 1 Social Engineering attacks.
From the next menu select 5 Mass mailer attack.
Now choose E-Mail Attack Mass Mailer and press enetr.
Now We need to give path to our file.In my case i have placed my file in the desktop so my path looks like this: /root/Desktop/seven.txt and press enter.
Select option 1 Use a gmail Account for your email attack.and press enter.
Now enter the email address you are going to use i am using firstname.lastname@example.org and hit enter.
Enter the username that you want recipient to see and press enter.
Enter your gmail password Password field is not visible so type your password carefully.
You have to specify whether or not you want flag your email flag as high priority or not just no and press enter.
Enter your email subject and press enter.
set:phishing > Email subject: Enter your subject
Now you will be asked to send message as a plain or html select p and press enter.
Now Enter the body of your message when you are finished with your message type END in uppercase like this END and hit enter.
If you have followed correctly then all the emails from your list will be sent to your targets.
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