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GetGo Download Manager HTTP Response Buffer Overflow



This module exploits a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability in GetGo Download Manager version earlier, caused by an overly long HTTP response header. By persuading the victim to download a file from a malicious server, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash. This module has been tested successfully on Windows XP SP3.


  • Julien Ahrens
  • Gabor Seljan
  • bzyo
  • sinn3r <sinn3r@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/windows/browser/getgodm_http_response_bof
msf exploit(getgodm_http_response_bof) > show targets
msf exploit(getgodm_http_response_bof) > set TARGET < target-id >
msf exploit(getgodm_http_response_bof) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf exploit(getgodm_http_response_bof) > exploit

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