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The remote backup service has a buffer overflow vulnerability.
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 :
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