Ingres Database Server 3.0.3 iigcc.exe heap-based overflow

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A vulnerability was found in Ingres Database Server 3.0.3 (Database Software). It has been classified as very critical. This affects an unknown function of the file iigcc.exe. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-122. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the (1) Communications Server (iigcc.exe) and (2) Data Access Server (iigcd.exe) components for Ingres Database Server 3.0.3, as used in CA (Computer Associates) products including eTrust Secure Content Manager r8 on Windows, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.

The weakness was released 06/21/2007 by Chris Anley with NGSSoftware (Website). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2007-3334 since 06/21/2007. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details and a public exploit are known. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/20/2019).

A public exploit has been developed in Python. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download at

A possible mitigation has been published before and not just after the disclosure of the vulnerability. Attack attempts may be identified with Snort ID 12202. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 11560.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (35002), SecurityTracker (ID 1018278), Vulnerability Center (SBV-15446) and Exploit-DB (30224). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 37409, 37408, 37407 and 85865.





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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-122
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Researcher: Chris Anley
Organization: NGSSoftware
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2007-3334 (🔍)
X-Force: 35002
SecurityTracker: 1018278
Vulnerability Center: 15446 - Ingres Database Buffer Overflows Allows Code Execution in CA eTrust Secure Content Manager, High
SecurityFocus: 24585 - Ingress Database Server Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 25756
OSVDB: 37487 - Ingres Database Communications Server (iigcc.exe) Unspecified Remote Code Execution
Vupen: ADV-2007-2288

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Created: 03/15/2015 03:58 PM
Updated: 07/20/2019 09:14 PM
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