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MySQL yaSSL SSL Hello Message Buffer Overflow

This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in the yaSSL (1.7.5 and earlier) implementation bundled with MySQL <= 6.0. By sending a specially crafted Hello packet, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.

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Module Name

exploit/linux/mysql/mysql_yassl_hello

Authors

  • MC <mc [at] metasploit.com>

References

Targets

  • MySQL 5.0.45-Debian_1ubuntu3.1-log

Platforms

  • linux

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

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