Vulnerability Note VU#979825
CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup Media Server RPC service buffer overflows
The CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup Media Server contains multiple buffer overflows in the RPC service, which can allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges.
BrightStor ARCserve Backup is a backup and data retention tool that integrates with other BrightStor Data Availability and BrightStor Storage Management solutions. The BrightStor ARCserve Media Server service, which is provided by mediasvr.exe, contains multiple buffer overflows in the handling of RPC requests. According to the CA security notice, the following products are affected
BrightStor ARCserve Backup r11.5
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges.
Apply an update
BrightStor ARCserve Backup r11.5 SP3 - QO87569
BrightStor ARCserve Backup r11.5 SP2 - QO87570
BrightStor ARCserve Backup r11.1 - QO87573
BrightStor ARCserve Backup r11.0 - QI82917
BrightStor Enterprise Backup r10.5 - QO87575
BrightStor ARCserve Backup v9.01 - QO87574
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Computer Associates||Affected||-||25 Apr 2007|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was reported by ZDI, who in turn credit Tenable Network Security.
This document was written by Will Dormann.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-2139
- Date Public: 24 Apr 2007
- Date First Published: 25 Apr 2007
- Date Last Updated: 25 Apr 2007
- Severity Metric: 9.72
- Document Revision: 6
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