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CAID 34325 - CA ITM, eAV, ePP scan job description field format string vulnerability
From: "Williams, James K" <James.Williams () ca com>
Date: Tue, 27 Jun 2006 15:18:52 -0400


Title: CAID 34325 - CA ITM, eAV, ePP scan job description field format 
string vulnerability

CA Vulnerability ID: 34325

CA Advisory Date: 2006-06-26

Discovered By: Deral Heiland (www.layereddefense.com)


Impact: Attackers can cause a denial of service condition or possibly 
execute arbitrary code.


Summary: CA Integrated Threat Management, eTrust Antivirus, and eTrust 
PestPatrol contain a vulnerability that can allow attackers to cause a 
denial of service condition or possibly execute arbitrary code. The 
vulnerability is due to improper processing of format strings in the 
description field of a scan job. An attacker, who can create a scan job 
containing format string directives, can potentially overwrite memory 
to cause a crash or execute arbitrary code.


Mitigating Factors: None


Severity: CA has given this vulnerability a Medium risk rating.


Affected Products: 
CA Integrated Threat Management r8
eTrust Antivirus r8
eTrust PestPatrol Anti-spyware Corporate Edition r8


Status and Recommendation: This vulnerability is addressed in Content 
Update build 432. Use the content update mechanism to install this 
update.


References: (URLs may wrap)

CA SupportConnect:
http://supportconnect.ca.com/

Client GUI Vulnerability Content Update - build 432
http://supportconnectw.ca.com/public/eitm/infodocs/etrustitmvuln-content
update.asp

CAID: 34325
CAID Advisory link: 
http://www3.ca.com/securityadvisor/vulninfo/vuln.aspx?id=34325

CVE Reference: 
CVE-2006-3223
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-3223

OSVDB Reference: 
OSVDB-26654 http://osvdb.org/26654


Changelog for this advisory:
v1.0 - Initial Release


Customers who require additional information should contact CA 
Technical Support at http://supportconnect.ca.com.

For technical questions or comments related to this advisory,
please send email to vuln () ca com, or contact me directly.

If you discover a vulnerability in CA products, please report
your findings to vuln () ca com, or utilize our "Submit a 
Vulnerability" form.
URL: http://www3.ca.com/securityadvisor/vulninfo/submit.aspx


Regards,
Ken Williams ; 0xE2941985
Director, CA Vulnerability Research


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