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Csound hetro File Handling Stack Buffer Overflow



This module exploits a buffer overflow in Csound before 5.16.6. The overflow occurs when trying to import a malicious hetro file from tabular format. In order to achieve exploitation the user should import the malicious file through csound with a command like "csound -U het_import msf.csd file.het". This exploit doesn't work if the "het_import" command is used directly to convert the file.


  • Secunia
  • 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/fileformat/csound_getnum_bof
msf exploit(csound_getnum_bof) > show targets
msf exploit(csound_getnum_bof) > set TARGET < target-id >
msf exploit(csound_getnum_bof) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf exploit(csound_getnum_bof) > exploit

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