Last updated at Fri, 21 Jun 2024 19:12:48 GMT

Argument Injection for PHP on Windows

This week includes modules that target file traversal and arbitrary file read vulnerabilities for software such as Apache, SolarWinds and Check Point, with the highlight being a module for the recent PHP vulnerability submitted by sfewer-r7. This module exploits an argument injection vulnerability, resulting in remote code execution and a Meterpreter shell running in the context of the Administrator user.
Note, that this attack requires the target to be running a Japanese or Chinese locale, as the attack targets Windows’s character replacement behavior for certain code pages when calling Win32 API functions.
A default configuration of XAMPP is vulnerable. This attack is unauthenticated and the server must expose PHP in CGI mode, not FastCGI. More information on this exploit can be found on AttackerKB.

New module content (4)

Check Point Security Gateway Arbitrary File Read

Author: remmons-r7
Type: Auxiliary
Pull request: #19221 contributed by remmons-r7
Path: gather/checkpoint_gateway_fileread_cve_2024_24919
AttackerKB reference: CVE-2024-24919

Description: This module leverages an unauthenticated arbitrary root file read vulnerability for Check Point Security Gateway appliances. When the IPSec VPN or Mobile Access blades are enabled on affected devices, traversal payloads can be used to read any files on the local file system. This vulnerability is tracked as CVE-2024-24919.

SolarWinds Serv-U Unauthenticated Arbitrary File Read

Authors: Hussein Daher and sfewer-r7
Type: Auxiliary
Pull request: #19255 contributed by sfewer-r7
Path: gather/solarwinds_servu_fileread_cve_2024_28995
AttackerKB reference: CVE-2024-28995

Description: This module exploits an unauthenticated file read vulnerability, due to directory traversal, affecting SolarWinds Serv-U FTP Server 15.4, Serv-U Gateway 15.4, and Serv-U MFT Server 15.4. All versions prior to the vendor supplied hotfix "15.4.2 Hotfix 2" (version are affected.

Apache OFBiz Forgot Password Directory Traversal

Authors: Mr-xn and jheysel-r7
Type: Exploit
Pull request: #19249 contributed by jheysel-r7
Path: multi/http/apache_ofbiz_forgot_password_directory_traversal
AttackerKB reference: CVE-2024-32113

Description: This adds an exploit for CVE-2024-32113, which is an unauthenticated RCE in Apache OFBiz.

PHP CGI Argument Injection Remote Code Execution

Authors: Orange Tsai, sfewer-r7, and watchTowr
Type: Exploit
Pull request: #19247 contributed by sfewer-r7
Path: windows/http/php_cgi_arg_injection_rce_cve_2024_4577
AttackerKB reference: CVE-2024-4577

Description: Windows systems running Japanese or Chinese (simplified or traditional) locales are vulnerable to a PHP CGI argument injection vulnerability. This exploit module returns a session running in the context of the Administrator user.

Enhancements and features (2)

  • #18829 from cdelafuente-r7 - Adding multiple HttpServer services in a module is sometimes complex since they share the same methods. This usually causes situations where #on_request_uri needs to be overridden to handle requests coming from each service. This updates the cmdstager and the Java HTTP ClassLoader mixins, since these are commonly used in the same module. This also updates the manageengine_servicedesk_plus_saml_rce_cve_2022_47966 module to make use of these new changes.
  • #19229 from softScheck - The junos_phprc_auto_prepend_file module used to depend on having a user authenticated to the J-Web application to steal the necessary session tokens in order to exploit. With this enhancement the module will now create a session if one doesn't exist. Also it adds datastore options to change the hash format to be compatible with older versions as well an option to attempt to set ssh root login to true before attempting to establish a root ssh session.

Bugs fixed (4)

  • #19176 from Fufu-btw - This adds the x86 and x64 architectures to the exploit/windows/http/dnn_cookie_deserialization_rce module's target metadata.
  • #19253 from aaronjfeingold - This fixes an incorrect CVE reference in the exploit/unix/http/zivif_ipcheck_exec module.
  • #19256 from adfoster-r7 - Fix warnings in acceptance tests.
  • #19261 from zeroSteiner - Fixed powershell_base64 encoder to execute encoded strings correctly.


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