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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4801

Heap-based buffer overflow in the Data Protection for SQL CAD service (aka dsmcat.exe) in the Client Acceptor Daemon (CAD) and the scheduler in the Backup-Archive client through, through, through, through, and through in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM); and the Backup-Archive client in TSM Express; allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by sending a large amount of crafted data to a TCP port.
Publish Date : 2008-10-31 Last Update Date : 2018-11-02
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4801

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Express * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client 1
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Express 1

- References For CVE-2008-4801
BUGTRAQ 20081030 ZDI-08-071: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Express for Microsoft SQL Heap Overflow Vulnerability
VUPEN ADV-2008-2969
XF ibm-tsm-backuparchiveclient-bo(46208)
BID 31988 IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client Remote Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-03

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4801

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