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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-1056

The installer for Metasploit Framework 3.5.1, when running on Windows, uses weak inherited permissions for the Metasploit installation directory, which allows local users to gain privileges by replacing critical files with a Trojan horse.
Publish Date : 2011-02-21 Last Update Date : 2011-06-20
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-1056

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Metasploit Metasploit Framework 3.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Metasploit Metasploit Framework 1

- References For CVE-2011-1056

http://blog.metasploit.com/2011/02/metasploit-framework-352-released.html CONFIRM
http://osvdb.org/70857
OSVDB 70857 Metasploit Framework on Windows Insecure Filesystem Permissions Privilege Escalation Metasploit Framework on Windows Insecure Filesystem Permissions Privilege Escalation
http://secunia.com/advisories/43166
SECUNIA 43166
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0371
VUPEN ADV-2011-0371

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-1056

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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