If you’re already familiar with sqlmap before, you must grab the newest version of this tool right now.
Sqlmap 0.6.1 which was released on 20th of October 2008 , has added an integration with Metasploit , the most famous exploitation framework.
Sqlmap is an automatic SQL injection tool developed in Python.
Its goal is to detect and take advantage of SQL injection vulnerabilities on web applications.
Once it detects one or more SQL injections on the target host, the user can choose among a variety of options to perform an extensive back-end database management system fingerprint, retrieve DBMS session user and database, enumerate users, password hashes, privileges, databases, dump entire or user’s specific DBMS tables/columns, run his own SQL SELECT statement, read specific files on the file system and much more………!
Full support for MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL and Microsoft SQL Server back-end database management systems.
Besides these four database management systems, sqlmap can also identify Microsoft Access, DB2, Informix, Sybase and Interbase.