HP Data Protector MSG_PROTOCOL Remote Stack-based Buffer Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote backup service has a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version and build number, the remote version of HP
OpenView Data Protector has a stack-based buffer overflow
vulnerability. Providing specially crafted arguments to the
MSG_PROTOCOL command can result in memory corruption.

A remote attacker could exploit this to crash the service or execute
arbitrary code as SYSTEM or root.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the relevant patches referenced in HP's advisory.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 43635 (hp_data_protector_msg_protocol_bof.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37396

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2280