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NFR Agent Heap Overflow Vulnerability

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NFR Agent Heap Overflow Vulnerability



This module exploits a heap overflow in NFRAgent.exe, a component of Novell File Reporter (NFR). The vulnerability occurs when handling requests of name "SRS", where NFRAgent.exe fails to generate a response in a secure way, copying user controlled data into a fixed-length buffer in the heap without bounds checking. This module has been tested against NFR Agent (File Reporter 1.0.2).


  • juan vazquez <juan.vazquez@metasploit.com>


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/http/novell_file_reporter_heap_bof
msf auxiliary(novell_file_reporter_heap_bof) > show actions
msf auxiliary(novell_file_reporter_heap_bof) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(novell_file_reporter_heap_bof) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(novell_file_reporter_heap_bof) > run 

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