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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5855

Multiple buffer overflows in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) before 5.2.9 and 5.3.x before 5.3.4 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long string in (1) the language field at logon that begins with a 0x18 byte, (2) two unspecified parameters to the SmExecuteWdsfSession function, and (3) the contact field in an open registration message.
Publish Date : 2006-12-06 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-5855

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 5.2.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 5.2.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 5.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 5.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 5.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 5.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 6

- References For CVE-2006-5855
XF tivoli-registration-message-bo(30702) CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2006-4856
XF tivoli-login-language-bo(30699)
XF tivoli-smexecutewdsfsession-bo(30701)
BID 21440 IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-02-08
BUGTRAQ 20061204 TSRT-06-14: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Mutiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
CERT-VN VU#350625
CERT-VN VU#478753
CERT-VN VU#887249
SECTRACK 1017333

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5855

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