Phishing Tutorial

How to conduct a phishing campaing using GoPhish

What is Phishing?

Phishing is a type of cyber attack where attackers trick individuals into divulging sensitive information or performing actions that compromise security.

Attackers use various methods, such as email, to impersonate legitimate entities and deceive victims.

How Phishing is Done

Phishing methods include email phishing, spear phishing, vishing, and SMS phishing.

Attackers often employ psychological tactics to manipulate victims into taking action.

Planning and Preparation

Before launching a phishing simulation, it's crucial to plan and prepare:

Selecting Phishing Scenarios

Choose realistic phishing scenarios relevant to your organization. These could include:

Setting Up the Simulation Platform (Using GoPhish)

GoPhish is a popular tool for conducting phishing simulations. Here's how to set it up:

Starting the Phishing Campaign

Once GoPhish is set up, it's time to initiate the campaign:

Methods Attackers Use to Steal Credentials

Phishers employ various techniques to steal credentials:

Understanding these methods helps in creating realistic simulations and training users to recognize phishing attempts.

About GoPhish

GoPhish is a powerful open-source phishing framework designed for security professionals, organizations, and cybersecurity enthusiasts. It empowers users to conduct controlled and ethical phishing simulations to assess and enhance their security posture. With its intuitive interface and a range of features, GoPhish simplifies the process of testing and improving an organization's defenses against phishing attacks.

Installing GoPhish

Step 1: Update System

Before installing GoPhish, it's essential to update your system's package list and upgrade existing packages:

$sudo apt-get update
$sudo apt-get upgrade

Step 2: Install Dependencies

GoPhish requires certain dependencies. Install them using the following commands:

$sudo apt-get install -y git golang-go

Step 3: Clone GoPhish Repository

Clone the GoPhish GitHub repository to your local machine:

$git clone

Change to the GoPhish directory:

$cd gophish

Step 4: Build and Run GoPhish

Build GoPhish using the following command:

$go build

Start GoPhish:

$sudo ./gophish

GoPhish will be available at http://localhost:3333. Access the admin interface in your web browser.

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