CA Multiple Products inoweb Console Server Authentication Remote Overflow

critical Nessus Plugin ID 25219
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Synopsis

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

Description

The version of CA Anti-Virus for the Enterprise, CA Threat Manager, or CA Anti-Spyware installed on the remote host is affected by a buffer overflow involving its Console Server component. By means of specially crafted login credentials, a remote attacker can overflow a stack-based buffer in 'InoWeb.exe', leading to possible command execution with the privileges under which the Web Access Service operates, LOCAL SYSTEM by default.

Solution

Ensure that automatic content updates are enabled for the eTrust ITM Console Server component and running.

See Also

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2007-03

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-07-028/

https://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/468304/30/0/threaded

http://www.nessus.org/u?a7c65683

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 25219

File Name: ca_inoweb_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/16/2007

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/9/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2522

BID: 23906