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HP Data Protector Media Operations Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability CVE-2011-4791

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Vulnerability description

HP Data Protector Media Operations is prone to a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Risk description

The flaw is due to a boundary error when processing large size packets. This can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted packet sent to port 19813. Successful exploitation may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application or cause a denial of service condition.


No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

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Exploitable with Sniper
CVE Published
Feb 3, 2012
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