IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client Multiple Buffer Overflows (swg21457604)

high Nessus Plugin ID 55594

Synopsis

The remote backup client is susceptible to multiple local attacks.

Description

The remote host is running an IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) client.
The version running on the remote host has one or more of the following vulnerabilities :

- A stack-based buffer overflow exists in the Journal Based Backup function because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input and could allow a local attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2011-1222)

- A stack-based buffer overflow exists in the Alternate Data Streams function because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input and could allow a local attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2011-1223)

Solution

Upgrade to the relevant version of Tivoli Storage Manager client referenced in the vendor's advisory.

See Also

https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IC77049

https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IC77052

https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21457604

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55594

File Name: ibm_tsm_client_swg21457604.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 7/14/2011

Updated: 7/12/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager_client, cpe:/a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/29/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/29/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1222, CVE-2011-1223

BID: 48519

Secunia: 45098