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Cisco Linksys PlayerPT ActiveX Control SetSource sURL Argument Buffer Overflow

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Cisco Linksys PlayerPT ActiveX Control SetSource sURL Argument Buffer Overflow

Disclosed
07/17/2012
Created
05/30/2018

Description

This module exploits a vulnerability found in Cisco Linksys PlayerPT 1.0.0.15 as the installed with the web interface of Cisco Linksys WVC200 Wireless-G PTZ Internet Video Camera. The vulnerability, due to the insecure usage of sprintf in the SetSource method, when handling a specially crafted sURL argument, allows to trigger a stack based buffer overflow which leads to code execution under the context of the user visiting a malicious web page.

Author(s)

  • Carsten Eiram
  • juan vazquez <juan.vazquez@metasploit.com>

Platform

Windows

Development

References

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/windows/browser/cisco_playerpt_setsource_surl
msf exploit(cisco_playerpt_setsource_surl) > show targets
    ...targets...
msf exploit(cisco_playerpt_setsource_surl) > set TARGET < target-id >
msf exploit(cisco_playerpt_setsource_surl) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf exploit(cisco_playerpt_setsource_surl) > exploit

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