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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-1000006

GitHub Electron versions 1.8.2-beta.3 and earlier, 1.7.10 and earlier, 1.6.15 and earlier has a vulnerability in the protocol handler, specifically Electron apps running on Windows 10, 7 or 2008 that register custom protocol handlers can be tricked in arbitrary command execution if the user clicks on a specially crafted URL. This has been fixed in versions 1.8.2-beta.4, 1.7.11, and 1.6.16.
Publish Date : 2018-01-24 Last Update Date : 2018-03-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 78

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-1000006

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Atom Electron 1.6.15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Atom Electron 1.7.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Atom Electron 1.8.2 Beta1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Atom Electron 1.8.2 Beta2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Atom Electron 1.8.2 Beta3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Atom Electron 5

- References For CVE-2018-1000006

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102796
BID 102796 Electron CVE-2018-1000006 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2018-01-22
https://medium.com/@Wflki/exploiting-electron-rce-in-exodus-wallet-d9e6db13c374
https://github.com/electron/electron/releases/tag/v1.8.2-beta.4 CONFIRM
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/44357/
EXPLOIT-DB 44357
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43899/
EXPLOIT-DB 43899
https://electronjs.org/blog/protocol-handler-fix CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-1000006

Exodus Wallet (ElectronJS Framework) remote Code Execution
This module exploits a Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Exodus Wallet, a vulnerability in the ElectronJS Framework protocol handler can be used to get arbitrary command execution if the user clicks on a specially crafted URL.
Module type : exploit Rank : manual Platforms : Windows


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