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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3116

Original release date: 11/18/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Stack-based buffer overflow in a shared library as used by the Volume Manager daemon (vmd) in VERITAS NetBackup Enterprise Server 5.0 MP1 to MP5 and 5.1 up to MP3A allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted packet.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service


Failed exploit attempts may result in a denial-of-service condition.

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#574662
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://seer.support.veritas.com/docs/279553.htm
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060117 Re: Veritas NetBackup "Volume Manager Daemon" Module Stack Overflow - Exploit
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2005.11.08b.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060115 Veritas NetBackup "Volume Manager Daemon" Module Stack Overflow - Exploit
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20051110 Stack Overflow in Veritas Netbackup Enterprise Server
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015170
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-2349
External Source: XF
Name: netbackup-vmd-bo(22985)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 15353
Type: Patch Information

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