Mercury LoadRunner Agent server_ip_name Field Remote Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote server is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the LoadRunner Agent installed on the remote host
contains a buffer overflow in 'mchan.dll' that can be exploited by an
unauthenticated, remote attacker using a request with a long
'server_ip_name' field to crash the affected service or execute
arbitrary code subject to the permissions of the user id under which the
agent runs.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-07-007.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?494f47cb
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/459496

Solution :

HP no longer supports version 8.x of this product and patches may
no longer be available. HP recommends all users upgrade to latest
available version of 9.x.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 24327 (loadrunner_agent_server_ip_name_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 22487

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0446