Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Back to search

Cool PDF Image Stream Buffer Overflow

This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in Cool PDF Reader prior to version 3.0.2.256. The vulnerability is triggered when opening a malformed PDF file that contains a specially crafted image stream. This module has been tested successfully on Cool PDF 3.0.2.256 over Windows XP SP3 and Windows 7 SP1.

Free Metasploit Download

Get your copy of the world's leading penetration testing tool

 Download Now

Module Name

exploit/windows/fileformat/coolpdf_image_stream_bof

Authors

  • Francis Provencher
  • Chris Gabriel
  • juan vazquez <juan.vazquez [at] metasploit.com>

References

Targets

  • Cool PDF 3.0.2.256 / Windows 7 SP1 / Windows XP SP3

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