IBM Tivoli Storage Manager < / Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4953


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager.

This version of TSM contains a client that is prone to a remote buffer overflow. An attacker exploiting this flaw would need the ability to send malicious data to the service. Successful exploitation would result in the attacker executing arbitrary code on the system.


Upgrade to version 5.4.2 6, or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 4953

File Name: 4953.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2009/03/09

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442, 4728

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0869

BID: 34034