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CVE-2008-4801 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the Data Protection for SQL CAD service (aka dsmcat.exe) in the Client Acceptor Daemon (CAD) and the scheduler in the Backup-Archive client 5.1.0.0 through 5.1.8.1, 5.2.0.0 through 5.2.5.2, 5.3.0.0 through 5.3.6.1, 5.4.0.0 through 5.4.2.2, and 5.5.0.0 through 5.5.0.91 in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM); and the Backup-Archive client in TSM Express; allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by sending a large amount of crafted data to a TCP port.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21322623 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IC56773 Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/497950/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31988 Patch  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021122 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2969 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-071/ Patch  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46208 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4801
NVD Published Date:
10/30/2008
NVD Last Modified:
11/02/2018
Source:
MITRE