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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0169

Original release date: 01/11/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Multiple buffer overflows in Computer Associates (CA) BrightStor ARCserve Backup 9.01 through 11.5, Enterprise Backup 10.5, and CA Server/Business Protection Suite r2 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via RPC requests with crafted data for opnums (1) 0x2F and (2) 0x75 in the (a) Message Engine RPC service, or opnum (3) 0xCF in the Tape Engine service.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#180336
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://supportconnectw.ca.com/public/storage/infodocs/babimpsec-notice.asp
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070111 ZDI-07-004: CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup Tape Engine Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070111 ZDI-07-003: CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup Message Engine Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070111 [CAID 34955, 34956, 34957, 34958, 34959, 34817]: CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup Multiple Overflow Vulnerabilities
External Source: XF
Name: brightstor-messageengine-rpc-bo(31443)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-07-003.html
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#151032
External Source: BID
Name: 22006
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017506
External Source: BID
Name: 22005
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070111 Computer Associates BrightStor ARCserve Backup RPC Engine PFC Request Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-07-004.html
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0154
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: brightstor-tapeengine-rpc-bo(31433)

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