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Metasploit Weekly Wrapup  

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Long live copy and paste Adam Galway enhanced the set PAYLOAD command to strip the /payload/, payload/, and / prefixes from a payload name in an effort to improve the user experience while configuring an exploit's payload. You can see the new behavior below! msf5 exploit(…

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Ricoh Privilege Escalation No ink? No problem. Here’s some SYSTEM access. A new module by our own space-r7 has been added to Metasploit Framework this week that adds a privilege escalation exploit for various Ricoh printer drivers on Windows systems. This module takes advantage…

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In the week after our CTF, we hope the players had a good time and got back to their loved ones, jobs, lives, studies, and most importantly, back to their beds (and you can find out who the winners were here!). For the Metasploit team,…

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Happy CTF week, folks! If you haven't already been following along with (or competing in) Metasploit's global community CTF, it started yesterday and runs through Monday morning U.S. Eastern Time. Registration has been full for a while, but you can join the #metasploit-ctf channel…

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Transgressive Traversal Contributor Dhiraj Mishra authored a neat Directory Traversal module targeted at NVMS-1000 Network Surveillance Management Software developed by TVT Digital Technology. Permitting the arbitrary downloading of files stored on a machine running compromised software, this module becomes all the more attractive when you…

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Silly admin, Citrix is for script kiddies A hot, new module has landed in Metasploit Framework this week. It takes advantage of CVE-2019-19781 which is a directory traversal vulnerability in Citrix Application Delivery Controller (ADC) and Gateway. This exploit takes advantage of unsanitized input within…

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A new OpenBSD local exploit Community contributor bcoles brings us a new exploit module for CVE-2019-19726, a vulnerability originally discovered by Qualys in OpenBSD. This vulnerability is pretty interesting in the sense that it leverages a bug in the _dl_getenv function that can be…

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With 2019 almost wrapped up, we’ve been left wondering where the time went! It’s been a busy year for Metasploit, and we’re going out on a reptile-themed note this wrap-up... Python gets compatible With the clock quickly ticking down on Python 2…

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It’s beginning to look a lot like HaXmas, everywhere you go! We have a great selection of gift-wrapped modules this holiday season, sure to have you entertained from one to eight nights, depending on your preference! On a personal note, we here at the…

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Powershell Express Delivery The web_delivery module is often used to deliver a payload during post exploitation by quickly firing up a local web server. Since it does not write anything on target’s disk, payloads are less likely to be caught by anti-virus protections.…

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Management delegation of shells Onur ER contributed the Ajenti auth username command injection exploit module for the vulnerability Jeremy Brown discovered and published a PoC for on 2019-10-13 (EDB 47497) against Ajenti version 2.1.31. Ajenti is an open-source web-based server admin panel written…

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Payload payday As we blogged about yesterday, a new form of payload that is compiled directly from C when generated was added by space-7. We hope this is only the first step in a journey of applying the myriad tools that obfuscate C programs to…

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Pulse Secure VPN exploit modules, a notable BlueKeep exploit reliability improvement, and an overhaul of MSF's password cracking integration, including new support for hashcat.…

Metasploit Wrap-Up

Config R Us Many versions of network management tool rConfig are vulnerable to unauthenticated command injection, and contributor bcoles added a new exploit module for targeting those versions. Present in v3.9.2 and prior, this vulnerability centers around the install directory not being automatically…

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This week's Metasploit wrap-up ships a new exploit module against Nostromo, a directory traversal vulnerability that allows system commands to be executed remotely. Also, improvements have been made for the grub_creds module for better post exploitation experience against Unix-like machines. Plus a few bugs…