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    Firefox location.QueryInterface() Code Execution

    This module exploits a code execution vulnerability in the Mozilla Firefox browser. To reliably exploit this vulnerability, we need to fill almost a gigabyte of memory with our nop sled and payload. This module has been tested on OS X 10.3 with the stock Firefox 1.5.0 package.

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    Module Name

    exploit/multi/browser/firefox_queryinterface

    Authors

    • hdm <x [at] hdm.io>

    References

    Targets

    • Firefox 1.5.0.0 Mac OS X
    • Firefox 1.5.0.0 Linux

    Platforms

    • osx
    • linux

    Architectures

    • ppc
    • 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/multi/browser/firefox_queryinterface msf exploit(firefox_queryinterface) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(firefox_queryinterface) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(firefox_queryinterface) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(firefox_queryinterface) > exploit

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