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Windows Escalate SMB Icon LNK Dropper

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Windows Escalate SMB Icon LNK Dropper

Created
05/30/2018

Description

This module drops a shortcut (LNK file) that has a ICON reference existing on the specified remote host, causing SMB and WebDAV connections to be initiated from any user that views the shortcut.

Author(s)

  • mubix <mubix@hak5.org>

Platform

Windows

Development

Module Options

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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