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CVE-2008-0973 Detail


Buffer overflow in Double-Take (aka HP StorageWorks Storage Mirroring), and other 4.5.0.x versions, allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via a packet with a long string in the username field.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/25/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Double-Take (05/08/2009)

This issue was fixed in version 5.1 which was released July 11, 2008

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source MISC External Source MISC External Source SREASON 3698 Exploit External Source BUGTRAQ 20080222 Multiple vulnerabilities in Double-Take External Source BID 27951 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0666

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