|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2965|
|Date Published:||13 Oct 2013|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| HP Data Protector 6.20 |
HP Data Protector 6.21
HP Data Protector 7.00
HP Data Protector 7.01
|Vulnerability Description||A stack buffer overflow has been discovered in HP Data Protector.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability exists in the Cell Request service (crs.exe), which listens on a randomly chosen port. The application fails to sanitize input with opcode 235, which can result in a stack buffer overflow. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted request to the vulnerable service.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: HP Products Protection Violation
Attack Information: HP Data Protector CRS Opcode 235 Stack Buffer Overflow