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Adobe Collab.collectEmailInfo() Buffer Overflow

This module exploits a buffer overflow in Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat Professional 8.1.1. By creating a specially crafted pdf that a contains malformed Collab.collectEmailInfo() call, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.

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Module Name

exploit/windows/fileformat/adobe_collectemailinfo

Authors

  • MC <mc [at] metasploit.com>
  • Didier Stevens <didier.stevens [at] gmail.com>

References

Targets

  • Adobe Reader v8.1.1 (Windows XP SP0-SP3 English)

Platforms

  • windows

Reliability

Development

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use exploit/windows/fileformat/adobe_collectemailinfo msf exploit(adobe_collectemailinfo) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(adobe_collectemailinfo) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(adobe_collectemailinfo) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(adobe_collectemailinfo) > exploit

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