Intrusion Prevention

IBM.Tivoli.Storage.Manager.FastBack.MultiOpcode.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Server.
The vulnerability is caused by an improper validation of user supplied data when the vulnerable application handles a maliciously crafted request. An attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code in the context of the vulnerable application via a crafted request.

Affected Products

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 6.1.0.0 through 6.1.12.1.
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 5.5.

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21975536