Intrusion Prevention

Veritas.NetBackup.Volume.Manager.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates a possible exploit of a buffer overflow vulnerability in Veritas NetBackup Enterprise Server.
The vulnerability affects the volume manager daemon ('vmd'), the NetBackup Catalog daemon ('bpdbm'), and the NetBackup Sharepoint Services server daemon ('bpspsserver').
A successful attack may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable computer to gain unauthorized access in the context of the application.

Affected Products

Veritas Software NetBackup Enterprise Server 6.0
Veritas Software NetBackup Enterprise Server 5.1
Veritas Software NetBackup Enterprise Server 5.0
Veritas Software NetBackup DataCenter 4.5 MP
Veritas Software NetBackup DataCenter 4.5 FP
Veritas Software NetBackup BusinesServer 4.5 MP
Veritas Software NetBackup BusinesServer 4.5 FP

Impact

Arbitrary code execution.

Recommended Actions

Apply security updates :
http://seer.support.veritas.com/docs/281521.htm

CVE References

CVE-2006-0989