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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2242

Multiple buffer overflows in xdr functions in the server in CA BrightStor ARCServe Backup 11.0, 11.1, and 11.5 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, as demonstrated by a stack-based buffer overflow via a long parameter to the xdr_rwsstring function.
Publish Date : 2008-05-21 Last Update Date : 2021-04-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2242

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Broadcom Brightstor Arcserve Backup 11.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Broadcom Brightstor Arcserve Backup 11.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application CA Brightstor Arcserve Backup 11.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Broadcom Brightstor Arcserve Backup 2
CA Brightstor Arcserve Backup 1

- References For CVE-2008-2242
BUGTRAQ 20080519 CA ARCserve Backup caloggerd and xdr Functions Vulnerabilities
BUGTRAQ 20080519 ZDI-08-026: CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup Remote Buffer Overflow
XF ca-arcservebackup-xdrrwsstring-bo(42527)
SECTRACK 1020044
VUPEN ADV-2008-1573
BID 29283 Computer Associates ARCserve Backup 'caloggerd' and 'xdr' Functions Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-05-20

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2242

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