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Adobe PDF Escape EXE Social Engineering (No JavaScript)

This module embeds a Metasploit payload into an existing PDF file in a non-standard method. The resulting PDF can be sent to a target as part of a social engineering attack.

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Module Name

exploit/windows/fileformat/adobe_pdf_embedded_exe_nojs

Authors

  • Jeremy Conway <jeremy [at] sudosecure.net>

References

Targets

  • Adobe Reader <= v9.3.3 (Windows XP SP3 English)

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_pdf_embedded_exe_nojs msf exploit(adobe_pdf_embedded_exe_nojs) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(adobe_pdf_embedded_exe_nojs) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(adobe_pdf_embedded_exe_nojs) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(adobe_pdf_embedded_exe_nojs) > exploit

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