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RealNetworks Realplayer QCP Parsing Heap Overflow

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RealNetworks Realplayer QCP Parsing Heap Overflow



This module exploits a heap overflow in Realplayer when handling a .QCP file. The specific flaw exists within qcpfformat.dll. A static 256 byte buffer is allocated on the heap and user-supplied data from the file is copied within a memory copy loop. This allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code running in the context of the web browser via a .QCP file with a specially crafted "fmt" chunk. At this moment this module exploits the flaw on Windows XP IE6, IE7.


  • Sean de Regge
  • 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/windows/browser/realplayer_qcp
msf exploit(realplayer_qcp) > show targets
msf exploit(realplayer_qcp) > set TARGET < target-id >
msf exploit(realplayer_qcp) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf exploit(realplayer_qcp) > exploit

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