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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5171

Stack-based buffer overflow in the RPC interface in Mediasvr.exe in Computer Associates (CA) Brightstor ARCserve Backup 9.01 through 11.5, Enterprise Backup 10.5, and CA Protection Suites r2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted SUNRPC packets, aka the "Mediasvr.exe Overflow," a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-5172.
Publish Date : 2007-01-16 Last Update Date : 2017-07-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5171

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application CA Brightstor Arcserve Backup 9.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application CA Brightstor Arcserve Backup 11.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application CA Brightstor Enterprise Backup 10.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application CA Protection Suites R2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
CA Brightstor Arcserve Backup 2
CA Brightstor Enterprise Backup 1
CA Protection Suites 1

- References For CVE-2006-5171
SECTRACK 1017506
XF backup-product-buffer-overflow(29343) CONFIRM
ISS 20070111 Computer Associates Brightstor ARCserve Mediasvr.exe Overflow
BID 22015 Computer Associates BrightStor ARCserve Backup MediaSVR.EXE Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-03-30
VUPEN ADV-2007-0154
BUGTRAQ 20070111 [CAID 34955, 34956, 34957, 34958, 34959, 34817]: CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup Multiple Overflow Vulnerabilities

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5171

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