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D-Link info.cgi POST Request Buffer Overflow

This module exploits an anonymous remote code execution vulnerability on different D-Link devices. The vulnerability is a stack based buffer overflow in the my_cgi.cgi component, when handling specially crafted POST HTTP requests addresses to the /common/info.cgi handler. This module has been successfully tested on D-Link DSP-W215 in an emulated environment.

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Module Name

exploit/linux/http/dlink_dspw215_info_cgi_bof

Authors

  • Craig Heffner
  • Michael Messner <devnull [at] s3cur1ty.de>

References

Targets

  • Automatic Targeting
  • D-Link DSP-W215 - v1.02

Platforms

  • linux

Architectures

  • mipsbe

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/linux/http/dlink_dspw215_info_cgi_bof msf exploit(dlink_dspw215_info_cgi_bof) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(dlink_dspw215_info_cgi_bof) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(dlink_dspw215_info_cgi_bof) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(dlink_dspw215_info_cgi_bof) > exploit