Convert MSG to PDF Kali Tips #5

So OSINT lets you find some incredible stuff, like the stuff you see in OSINT Escapades (Newest Entry is linked HERE).

That said, sometimes you will find msg files which are email files used by Microsoft Exchange and Outlook. By default there is no way to read these clearly on Kali! So todays tip is just a one line tool you can download that converts these msg files to PDFs for easy viewing!

Just enter the following command into terminal!

  • sudo apt-get install libemail-outlook-message-perl libemail-sender-perl | convert msg to pdf

Then once you have an msg file you want to convert you type the following

  • msgconvert /directory/where/file/lives/*.msg


Read all the entries in this series!


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