CVE-2008-0638

high

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the Veritas Enterprise Administrator (VEA) service (aka vxsvc.exe) in Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a packet with a crafted value of a certain size field, which is not checked for consistency with the actual buffer size.

References

http://secunia.com/advisories/29050

http://securitytracker.com/id?1019459

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/488420/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25778

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.02.20a.html

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-007.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2008-02-21

Updated: 2018-10-15

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH