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Squiggle 1.7 SVG Browser Java Code Execution

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Squiggle 1.7 SVG Browser Java Code Execution



This module abuses the SVG support to execute Java Code in the Squiggle Browser included in the Batik framework 1.7 through a crafted SVG file referencing a jar file. In order to gain arbitrary code execution, the browser must meet the following conditions: (1) It must support at least SVG version 1.1 or newer, (2) It must support Java code and (3) The "Enforce secure scripting" check must be disabled. The module has been tested against Windows and Linux platforms.


  • Nicolas Gregoire
  • sinn3r <sinn3r@metasploit.com>
  • juan vazquez <juan.vazquez@metasploit.com>




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

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