This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in Netcat v1.10 NT. By sending an overly long string we are able to overwrite SEH. The vulnerability exists when netcat is used to bind (-e) an executable to a port in doexec.c. This module tested successfully using "c:\>nc -L -p 31337 -e ftp".
To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':
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