HP Storage Data Protector 7.01 memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in HP Storage Data Protector 7.01. It has been declared as very critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-119. The software performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Unspecified vulnerability in HP Storage Data Protector 6.20, 6.21, 7.00, and 7.01 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, aka ZDI-CAN-1681.

The weakness was published 06/06/2013 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at h20564.www2.hp.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2013-2334 since 03/04/2013. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 01/03/2022).

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 66849 (HP Data Protector Multiple RCE Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Misc..

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 13407.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (84741), Vulnerability Center (SBV-39995) and Tenable (66849). Similar entries are available at 12614, 64241, 64239 and 64238.





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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Nessus ID: 66849
Nessus Name: HP Data Protector Multiple RCE Vulnerabilities
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Vendor: hp.com

Advisory: h20564.www2.hp.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2013-2334 (🔍)

X-Force: 84741
Vulnerability Center: 39995 - HP Storage Data Protector Unspecified Vulnerability Allows Remote Code Execution - CVE-2013-2334, High
SecurityFocus: 60310 - HP Data Protector CVE-2013-2334 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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Created: 03/24/2015 03:54 PM
Updated: 01/03/2022 08:28 AM
Changes: 03/24/2015 03:54 PM (64), 05/02/2017 08:46 AM (5), 01/03/2022 08:28 AM (3)
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