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OpenSSL Heartbeat (Heartbleed) Information Leak

This module implements the OpenSSL Heartbleed attack. The problem exists in the handling of heartbeat requests, where a fake length can be used to leak memory data in the response. Services that support STARTTLS may also be vulnerable. The module supports several actions, allowing for scanning, dumping of memory contents, and private key recovery.

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Module Name

auxiliary/scanner/ssl/openssl_heartbleed

Authors

  • Neel Mehta
  • Riku
  • Antti
  • Matti
  • Jared Stafford <jspenguin [at] jspenguin.org>
  • FiloSottile
  • Christian Mehlmauer <FireFart [at] gmail.com>
  • wvu <wvu [at] metasploit.com>
  • juan vazquez <juan.vazquez [at] metasploit.com>
  • Sebastiano Di Paola
  • Tom Sellers
  • jjarmoc
  • Ben Buchanan
  • herself

References

Actions

  • SCAN
  • DUMP
  • KEYS

Reliability

Development

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/scanner/ssl/openssl_heartbleed msf auxiliary(openssl_heartbleed) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(openssl_heartbleed) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(openssl_heartbleed) > show options ...show and set options... msf auxiliary(openssl_heartbleed) > run

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