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FreeBSD 9 Address Space Manipulation Privilege Escalation

This module exploits a vulnerability that can be used to modify portions of a process's address space, which may lead to privilege escalation. Systems such as FreeBSD 9.0 and 9.1 are known to be vulnerable.

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Module Name

exploit/freebsd/local/mmap

Authors

  • Konstantin Belousov
  • Alan Cox
  • Hunger
  • sinn3r <sinn3r [at] metasploit.com>

References

Targets

  • FreeBSD x86

Platforms

  • bsd

Architectures

  • x86

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/local/mmap msf exploit(mmap) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(mmap) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(mmap) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(mmap) > exploit

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