Sybase SQL Anywhere Studio format string
|sybase-sqlanywherestudio-format-string (13944)||High Risk|
Sybase SQL Anywhere Studio is vulnerable to a format string attack, caused by a vulnerability in the XP_SPRINTF procedure. A remote attacker, who is authenticated, could exploit this vulnerability to obtain 'dba' privileges in the database or execute arbitrary code on the victim's computer with privileges of the victim.
Upgrade to the latest version of Sybase SQL Anywhere Studio (version 9 Build 1250 or later), available from the Sybase, Inc. Web site. See References.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Dec 10 2003 - 11:09:25 CST : Multiple Vulnerabilities Sybase Anywhere 9.
- Sybase, Inc. Web site: Sybase Inc - SQL Anywhere Studio.
- BID-9191: Adaptive Server Anywhere XP_SPRINTF Format String Vulnerability
- Sybase Adaptive Server Anywhere 9.0
Dec 10, 2003
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