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CVE-2010-4604 Detail


Stack-based buffer overflow in the GeneratePassword function in dsmtca (aka the Trusted Communications Agent or TCA) in the backup-archive client in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) 5.3.x before, 5.4.x before, 5.5.x before, and 6.1.x before on Unix and Linux allows local users to gain privileges by specifying a long LANG environment variable, and then sending a request over a pipe.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024901 Broken Link  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IC65491 Broken Link 
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/15745 Exploit  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21454745 Broken Link  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.kryptoslogic.com/advisories/2010/kryptoslogic-ibm-tivoli-dsmtca-exploit.c Broken Link  Exploit 
http://www.kryptoslogic.com/advisories/2010/kryptoslogic-ibm-tivoli-dsmtca.txt Broken Link 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/515263/100/0/threaded Broken Link  Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3251 Broken Link  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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