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Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:33:11 -0500
From: Brandon Perry <bperry.volatile@...il.com>
To: Michal Zalewski <lcamtuf@...edump.cx>
Cc: full-disclosure <full-disclosure@...ts.grok.org.uk>
Subject: Re: Google vulnerabilities with PoC

If you were evil, you could upload huge blobs and just take up space on the google servers. Who knows what will happen if you upload a couple hundred gigs of files. They dont disappear, they are just unretrievable afaict. It is a security risk in the sense that untrusted data is being persisted *somewhere*.

Upload a couple terabytes, cause a DoS because some hdd in the DC fills up. Who knows.

Sent from a computer

On Mar 13, 2014, at 12:28 PM, Michal Zalewski <lcamtuf@...edump.cx> wrote:

>> The only reasonable way to 'exploit' the bug is using youtube as a
>> "personal storage" uploading non-video files to your own profile: so what?
> 
> That would require a way to retrieve the stored data, which - as I
> understand - isn't possible here (although the report seems a bit
> hard-to-parse). From what I recall, you can just upload a blob of data
> and essentially see it disappear.
> 
> We do have quite a few services where you can legitimately upload and
> share nearly-arbitrary content, though. Google Drive is a good
> example.
> 
> /mz
> 
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