Hummingbird STR Service Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

Hummingbird STR service (STRsvc.exe) is installed on the remote host.
It is included with EMC Documentum eRoom, OpenText Hummingbird, and
OpenText Search Server.

The installed version is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
By sending a very large packet to the Hummingbird STR service, it may
be possible for an unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code
with SYSTEM privileges.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-074
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Oct/343

Solution :

If using Documentum eRoom, upgrade to version 7.4.2 or later.

If using OpenText Hummingbird or OpenText Search Server, contact the
vendor for a patch.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 42436 (hummingbird_strsvc_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36868

CVE ID:

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