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    ProFTPD 1.3.2rc3 - 1.3.3b Telnet IAC Buffer Overflow (FreeBSD)

    This module exploits a stack-based buffer overflow in versions of ProFTPD server between versions 1.3.2rc3 and 1.3.3b. By sending data containing a large number of Telnet IAC commands, an attacker can corrupt memory and execute arbitrary code.

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    Module Name

    exploit/freebsd/ftp/proftp_telnet_iac

    Authors

    • jduck <jduck [at] metasploit.com>

    References

    Targets

    • Automatic Targeting
    • Debug
    • ProFTPD 1.3.2a Server (FreeBSD 8.0)

    Platforms

    • bsd

    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 exploit/freebsd/ftp/proftp_telnet_iac msf exploit(proftp_telnet_iac) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(proftp_telnet_iac) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(proftp_telnet_iac) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(proftp_telnet_iac) > exploit

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