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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0638

Heap-based buffer overflow in the Veritas Enterprise Administrator (VEA) service (aka vxsvc.exe) in Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a packet with a crafted value of a certain size field, which is not checked for consistency with the actual buffer size.
Publish Date : 2008-02-21 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-0638

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 Windows 2000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 32bit Windows 2003 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 AIX Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 64bit Windows 2003 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 Hp Ux Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 Linux Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 Solaris Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation 7

- References For CVE-2008-0638

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488420/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080220 ZDI-08-007: Symantec VERITAS Storage Foundation Administrator Service Heap Overflow Vulnerability
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019459
SECTRACK 1019459
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-007.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25778
BID 25778 Symantec Storage Foundation Veritas Enterprise Administrator Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-02-21
http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.02.20a.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/29050
SECUNIA 29050

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0638

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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