Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Server.
The vulnerability is caused by an improper validation of user supplied data when the vulnerable application handles a maliciously crafted request. An attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code in the context of the vulnerable application via a crafted request.

Affected Products

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack through
IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack 5.5.


System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor