Last updated at Mon, 22 Jan 2024 21:45:02 GMT

New module content (1)

Metabase Setup Token RCE

Authors: Maxwell Garrett, Shubham Shah, and h00die
Type: Exploit
Pull request: #18232 contributed by h00die
Path: exploits/linux/http/metabase_setup_token_rce
AttackerKB reference: CVE-2023-38646

Description: This adds a module for an unauthenticated RCE against Metabase. Metabase versions before contain a bug where an unauthenticated user can retrieve a setup-token. With this, they can query an API endpoint to setup a new database, then inject an H2 connection string RCE.

Enhanced Modules (1)

Modules which have either been enhanced, or renamed:

  • #18264 from zeroSteiner - Updates the exploits/freebsd/http/citrix_formssso_target_rce module for CVE-2023-3519 to include two new targets, Citrix ADC (NetScaler) 12.1-65.25, and 12.1-64.17. This module now supports automatic targeting based on the Last-Modified header of the logon/fonts/citrix-fonts.css resource.

Enhancements and features (6)

  • #18191 from jvoisin - This adds support for detecting whether a Metasploit session is running in a Podman container and improves detection for sessions running in Docker, LXC, and WLS containers.
  • #18224 from rorymckinley - This adds the first iteration of specs for SSH Login scanner.
  • #18231 from ErikWynter - This adds index selection for the modules returned via the favorites (or show favorites) command.
  • #18244 from cgranleese-r7 - Adds tests to ensure the consistency of Metasploit payloads.
  • #18274 from wvu - Updates CVE-2020-14871 exploits/solaris/ssh/pam_username_bof docs.

Bugs fixed (2)

  • #18220 from dwelch-r7 - Adds additional error handling when loading Metasploit payloads to msfconsole's startup process to ensure missing payloads do not crash msfconsole.
  • #18260 from adfoster-r7 - This adds a fix to verify the EC2_ID module option is validated.


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