After deploying the Monkey Island in your environment, navigate to
On your first login, you’ll be asked to set up a username and password for the Monkey Island server. See this page for more details.
To get the Infection Monkey running as fast as possible, click Run Monkey. Optionally, you can configure the Monkey before you continue by clicking Configuration (see how to configure the monkey).
To run the monkey, select one of the following options:
If you’re running in an AWS cloud environment, check out Usage -> Integrations for information about how Monkey integrates with AWS.
Next, click Infection Map to see the Infection Monkey in action.
At first, the infection map will look like this:
Within a few minutes, the Infection Monkey should be able to find and attack accessible machines.
As the Infection Monkey continues, the map should be filled with accessible and “hacked” machines. Once all the Infection Monkeys have finished propagating, click Reports to see the reports. See Infection Monkey Reports for more info.
Congratulations, you finished first successful execution of the Infection Monkey! 🎉 To thoroughly test your network, you can run the Infection Monkey from different starting locations using different configurations.