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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   BackupExec Vendors:   Symantec
Symantec Backup Exec for Windows Servers Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019001
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2007-4346, CVE-2007-4347   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 27 2007
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 11d
Description:   Some vulnerabilities were reported in Symantec Backup Exec for Windows Servers. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can send specially crafted data to the target Backup Exec for Windows Servers Job Engine service to trigger a null pointer dereference or an integer overflow. The target service may crash or enter an infinite loop.

JJ Reyes of Secunia Research reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target service to crash or enter an infinite loop and become unavailable.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

For version 11.0.6235:

For version 11.0.7170:
The Symantec advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error, State error
Underlying OS:  Windows (NT), Windows (2000), Windows (2003), Windows (Vista), Windows (XP)

Message History:   None.

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