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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Veritas InfoScale Storage Vendors:   Symantec
Symantec VERITAS Storage Foundation Buffer Overflows in vxsvc Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1025926
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1025926
CVE Reference:   CVE-2011-0547   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Aug 15 2011
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, Root access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 5.1SP2 and prior versions; see vendor patch matrix
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Symantec VERITAS Storage Foundation. A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to trigger a buffer overflow in the Veritas Enterprise Administrator service (vxsvc) and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target service.

The following Storage Foundation products are affected:

Veritas Storage Foundation for Windows
Veritas Storage Foundation for Windows High Availability (SFWHA)
Veritas Storage Foundation (SF)
Veritas Storage Foundation for High Availability (SFHA)
Veritas Storage Foundation for Oracle (SFO)
Veritas Storage Foundation for DB2
Veritas Storage Foundation for Sybase
Veritas Storage Foundation for Real Application Cluster (SFRAC)
Veritas Storage Foundation Cluster File System (SFCFS)
Veritas Storage Foundation Cluster File System Enterprise for Oracle RAC (SFCFSORAC)

Veritas Dymanic Multi-Pathing (DMP) for Windows is also affected.

Luigi Auriemma reported this vulnerability via TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative.

Impact:   A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

A patch matrix is available in TECH165536 at:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH165536

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://www.symantec.com/business/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2011&suid=20110815_00

Vendor URL:  www.symantec.com/business/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2011&suid=20110815_00 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (2000), Windows (2003), Windows (2008)

Message History:   None.


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