Vulnerability Note VU#680616
Computer Associates eTrust AntiVirus Server buffer overflow
Computer Associates eTrust AntiVirus Server contains a buffer overflow vulnerability. This vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, or create a denial of service condition.
Computer Associates eTrust AntiVirus Server is an antivirus product distributed by Computer Associates. eTrust AntiVirus Server installs a service called inoweb that listens on port 12168/tcp.
The inoweb process contains a stack based buffer overflow vulnerability. By sending a malformed packet to a vulnerable system, an attacker may be able to trigger the overflow.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code, or create a denial of service condition.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Computer Associates||Affected||-||11 May 2007|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Thanks to the Zero Day Initiative for information that was used in this report. The Zero Day Initiative credits Tenable Network Security for discovering this vulnerability.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-2522
- Date Public: 11 May 2007
- Date First Published: 11 May 2007
- Date Last Updated: 11 May 2007
- Severity Metric: 5.26
- Document Revision: 16
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