Updated: February 16, 2005
JP1/VERITAS Backup Exec is vulnerable to this issue. For vendor information please see: http://www.hitachi-support.com/security/vuls/HS05-002/index.html (Japanese)
The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.
Please see http://www.hitachi-support.com/security_e/vuls_e/HS05-002_e/index-e.html: Update: February 8, 2005 Vulnerability of Buffer Overflow in JP1/VERITAS Backup Exec
▪ Affected product Corrective action
Last update HS05-002-01
JP1/VERITAS Backup Exec,
VERITAS Backup Exec
February 8, 2005 ▪ Problem description
On December 17, 2004, Veritas released their TechNote titled "Remote exploitation of a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability in Backup Exec 8.6 and 9.x may allow the unauthorized execution of arbitrary code". On backup servers of the above products, malicious remote users can exploit the vulnerability of buffer overflow and execute arbitrary code. Revision history
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