IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Express Backup Server Service (dsmsvc.exe) Packet Handling Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote backup service is affected by a buffer overflow issue.

Description :

The version of Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) Express installed on the
remote host is prior to It is, therefore, affected by a
heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability that can be triggered by a
user-supplied length value. This could allow an unauthenticated
attacker to run arbitrary code on the host with SYSTEM privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to TSM Express or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 29997 (ibm_tsm_express_5_3_7_3.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27235

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0247

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