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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.1 5.1
CVE Id CVE-2007-6017
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:01:39
Published 29 Feb 2008 02:44:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-6017

Summary

The PVATLCalendar.PVCalendar.1 ActiveX control in pvcalendar.ocx in the scheduler component in the Media Server in Symantec Backup Exec for Windows Server (BEWS) 11d 11.0.6235 and 11.0.7170, and 12.0 12.0.1364, exposes the unsafe Save method, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (browser crash), or create or overwrite arbitrary files, via string values of the (1) _DOWText0, (2) _DOWText1, (3) _DOWText2, (4) _DOWText3, (5) _DOWText4, (6) _DOWText5, (7) _DOWText6, (8) _MonthText0, (9) _MonthText1, (10) _MonthText2, (11) _MonthText3, (12) _MonthText4, (13) _MonthText5, (14) _MonthText6, (15) _MonthText7, (16) _MonthText8, (17) _MonthText9, (18) _MonthText10, and (19) _MonthText11 properties. NOTE: the vendor states "Authenticated user involvement required," but authentication is not needed to attack a client machine that loads this control.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Symantec Backup Exec For Windows Server 11d

  • Symantec Backup Exec For Windows Server 12.0


References

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2672

VUPEN - ADV-2008-0718

CONFIRM - http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.02.29.html

CONFIRM - http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.02.28.html

BID - 28008

CONFIRM - http://support.veritas.com/docs/300471

CONFIRM - http://seer.support.veritas.com/docs/308669.htm

CONFIRM - http://seer.entsupport.symantec.com/docs/300471.htm

SECTRACK - 1019525

MISC - http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2007-101/

SECUNIA - 27885


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