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FTPPad 1.2.0 Stack Buffer Overflow

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FTPPad 1.2.0 Stack Buffer Overflow



This module exploits a stack buffer overflow FTPPad 1.2.0 ftp client. The overflow is triggered when the client connects to a FTP server which sends an overly long directory and filename in response to a LIST command. This will cause an access violation, and will eventually overwrite the saved extended instruction pointer. Payload can be found at EDX+5c and ESI+5c, so a little pivot/ sniper was needed to make this one work.


  • corelanc0d3r




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

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