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Drupal OpenID External Entity Injection

This module abuses an XML External Entity Injection vulnerability on the OpenID module from Drupal. The vulnerability exists in the parsing of a malformed XRDS file coming from a malicious OpenID endpoint. This module has been tested successfully on Drupal 7.15 and 7.2 with the OpenID module enabled.

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Module Name



  • Reginaldo Silva
  • juan vazquez <juan.vazquez [at]>




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

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