VDB-76150 · CVE-2015-1948 · BID 75453

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Fastback up to 6.1.11 Server memory corruption

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Fastback up to 6.1.11 (Backup Software). This vulnerability affects an unknown code of the component Server. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-119. The product 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:

Stack-based buffer overflow in the server in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 6.1 before 6.1.12 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-1924, CVE-2015-1925, CVE-2015-1929, CVE-2015-1930, CVE-2015-1953, CVE-2015-1954, CVE-2015-1962, CVE-2015-1963, CVE-2015-1964, and CVE-2015-1965.

The weakness was published 06/30/2015 with Zero Day Initiative (Website). The advisory is available at www-01.ibm.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2015-1948 since 02/19/2015. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 84585 (IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 6.1.x < 6.1.12 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family General.

Upgrading to version 6.1.12 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (84585). Similar entries are available at 76142, 76143, 76144 and 76145.







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

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Nessus ID: 84585
Nessus Name: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 6.1.x < 6.1.12 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 802224
OpenVAS Name: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Multiple Vulnerabilities - Jul15
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Tivoli Storage Manager Fastback 6.1.12


02/19/2015 🔍
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Vendor: ibm.com

Advisory: www-01.ibm.com
Organization: Zero Day Initiative
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CVE: CVE-2015-1948 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1032773
Vulnerability Center: 51119 - IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 6.1 before 6.1.12 Remote DoS due to Buffer Overflow - CVE-2015-1948, High
SecurityFocus: 75453 - IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack CVE-2015-1948 Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

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Created: 07/01/2015 10:23 AM
Updated: 05/22/2022 10:23 AM
Changes: 07/01/2015 10:23 AM (66), 07/12/2017 12:03 PM (5), 05/22/2022 10:17 AM (3), 05/22/2022 10:23 AM (1)
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