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Wireshark wiretap/mpeg.c Stack Buffer Overflow

This module triggers a stack buffer overflow in Wireshark <= 1.8.12/1.10.5 by generating a malicious file.

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Module Name

exploit/windows/fileformat/wireshark_mpeg_overflow

Authors

  • Wesley Neelen
  • j0sm1

References

Targets

  • WinXP SP3 Spanish (bypass DEP)
  • WinXP SP2/SP3 English (bypass DEP)

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

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