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Computer Associates Message Queuing Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains if the remote CAM service is vulnerable to a buffer overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
The remote version of Computer Associates Message Queuing Service
contains a a stack overflow in the 'log_security' function that may
allow a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
This version is also prone to denial of service on the TCP port 4105
as well as arbitrary code execution through spoofed CAFT packets.
A possible hacker does not need to be authenticated to exploit this flaw.
See also :
Computer Associates has released a set of patches for CAM 1.05, 1.07
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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