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Mac OS X 10.9.5 / 10.10.5 - rsh/libmalloc Privilege Escalation

This module writes to the sudoers file without root access by exploiting rsh and malloc log files. Makes sudo require no password, giving access to su even if root is disabled. Works on OS X 10.9.5 to 10.10.5 (patched on 10.11).

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Module Name

exploit/osx/local/rsh_libmalloc

Authors

  • rebel
  • shandelman116

References

Targets

  • Mac OS X 10.9.5-10.10.5

Platforms

  • osx
  • python

Architectures

  • x64
  • python

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

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