IBM Spectrum Protect 7.1.x < 7.1.10.100 / 8.1.x < 8.1.9.300 Stack-based Buffer Overflow

critical Nessus Plugin ID 136547
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Synopsis

The backup service installed on the remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description

IBM Spectrum Protect, formerly known as Tivoli Storage Manager, running on the remote host is version 7.1.x < 7.1.10.100 or 8.1.x < 8.1.9.300. It is, therefore, is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow which could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to executive arbitrary code on the system or cause the IBM Spectrum Protect Server to crash.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade to IBM Spectrum Protect 7.1.10.100 or 8.1.9.300 or later.

See Also

https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6195706

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 136547

File Name: ibm_spectrum_protect_8_1_9_300.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: combined

Family: General

Published: 5/13/2020

Updated: 5/15/2020

Dependencies: ibm_tsm_detect.nasl, ibm_spectrum_protect_installed.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-4415

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager, x-cpe:/a:ibm:spectrum_protect

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/21/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/21/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-4415