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BrightStor ARCserve Backup for Laptops & Desktops - remote DoS



Remote DOS BrightStor ARCserve Backup for Laptops & Desktops
Remote DOS BrightStor ARCserve Backup for Laptops & Desktops



======Summary
======Today: 31 January 2007
Reference: NGS00402
Discover: Mark Litchfield
Name: Remote DOS BrightStor ARCserve Backup for Laptops & Desktops r11.1
Vendor: Computer Associates
Systems Affected: BrightStor ARCserve Backup for Laptops & Desktops r11.1
Risk: High
Status: Published

=======TimeLine
=======Discovered: 19 June 2006
Released: 19 June 2006
Approved: 19 June 2006
Reported: 22 June 2006
Fixed: 23 January 2007
Published: 30 January 2007

==========Description
==========By sending a specially crafted series of packets to the LGSERVER.EXE
process that listens on TCP port 2200, it is possible to cause the process
to terminate.

================Technical Details
================During the authentication negotiation, the third client packet at HEX
address (DWORD) 0x11 - 0x14 in the third client packet specifies a data
length. Setting this this value to 0xff 0xff 0xff 0xff causes a read
access violation to occur, terminating the process.

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==============Fix Information
==============http://supportconnectw.ca.com/public/sams/lifeguard/infodocs/babldimpsec-notice.asp 

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