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Android Stock Browser Iframe DOS

Disclosed
12/01/2012
Created
05/30/2018

Description

This module exploits a vulnerability in the native browser that comes with Android 4.0.3. If successful, the browser will crash after viewing the webpage.

Author(s)

  • Jean Pascal Pereira
  • Jonathan Waggoner

Development

References

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 auxiliary/dos/android/android_stock_browser_iframe
msf auxiliary(android_stock_browser_iframe) > show actions
    ...actions...
msf auxiliary(android_stock_browser_iframe) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(android_stock_browser_iframe) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(android_stock_browser_iframe) > run 

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