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    Adobe Collab.getIcon() Buffer Overflow

    This module exploits a buffer overflow in Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat. Affected versions include < 7.1.1, < 8.1.3, and < 9.1. By creating a specially crafted pdf that a contains malformed Collab.getIcon() call, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.

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    Module Name

    exploit/windows/fileformat/adobe_geticon

    Authors

    • MC <mc [at] metasploit.com>
    • Didier Stevens <didier.stevens [at] gmail.com>
    • jduck <jduck [at] metasploit.com>

    References

    Targets

    • Adobe Reader Universal (JS Heap Spray)

    Platforms

    • windows

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

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