EMC AlphaStor Library Manager Remote Code Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

It is possible to execute code on the remote tape backup manager.

Description :

The installed instance of AlphaStor Library Manager is vulnerable to a
command execution flaw when it receives a packet with a 0x44 code.
Packet string argument is used unsanitized as a call to the 'system'

An unauthenticated, remote attacker may be able to exploit this flaw to
execute code on the remote host with SYSTEM/root privileges.

See also :


Solution :

Fix is available in knowledgebase article emc186391.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 33285 (alphastor_libmanager_exec.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29398

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2157