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CVE-2006-5855 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) before 5.2.9 and 5.3.x before 5.3.4 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long string in (1) the language field at logon that begins with a 0x18 byte, (2) two unspecified parameters to the SmExecuteWdsfSession function, and (3) the contact field in an open registration message.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1979
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017333
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/350625 US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/478753 US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/887249 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/453544/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21440 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.tippingpoint.com/security/advisories/TSRT-06-14.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4856
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IC50347 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21250261 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30699
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30701
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30702

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager:5.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager:5.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager:5.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager:5.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager:5.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ibm:tivoli_storage_manager:5.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-5855
NVD Published Date:
12/06/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018