RPM Remote Print Manager Service Receive data file buffer overflow

rpm-receivedatafile-bo (40432) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

RPM Remote Print Manager Service is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking by the RpmSrvc.exe. By sending a specially-crafted "Receive data file" LPD command containing an overly long data file name, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 7.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 6.4
  Exploitability: Proof-of-Concept
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of RPM Remote Print Manager Service (4.5.1.12 or later), available from Brooks Web site. See References.

References:

  • Brooks Web site: RPM Remote Print Manager LPD Print Server.
  • Luigi Auriemma Advisories, 11 Feb 2008: RPM Remote Print Manager.
  • BID-27742: RPM Remote Print Manager Service Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-0766: Stack-based buffer overflow in RpmSrvc.exe in Brooks Remote Print Manager (RPM) 4.5.1.11 and earlier (Elite and Select) for Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename in a Receive data file LPD command. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
  • OSVDB ID: 41656: Remote Print Manager Service (RPM) RpmSrvc.exe LPD Command Remote Overflow
  • SA28905: RPM Remote Print Manager Service "Receive data file" Buffer Overflow
  • SECTRACK ID: 1019366: Novell Client NWSPOOL.DLL Stack Overflow in EnumPrinters() Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code

Platforms Affected:

  • Brooks Internet Software RPM Remote Print Manager 4.5.1.11 Select
  • Brooks Internet Software RPM Remote Print Manager 4.5.1.11 Elite

Reported:

Feb 11, 2008

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