FGA-2008-16: EMC Dantz Retrospect 7 backup Client 7.5.116 Remote Memory corruption Vulnerability Jul 21 2008 01:44PM
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FGA-2008-16: EMC Dantz Retrospect 7 backup Client 7.5.116 Remote Memory
corruption Vulnerability
July 20, 2008

-- Affected Vendors:

-- Affected Products:
EMC Dantz Retrospect 7 backup Client 7.5.116

-- Vulnerability Details:

The retroclient.exe process listens, in a default configuration, on TCP
port 497.
When Continued sending packets with length of 2064 bytes and filling with
about 30 seconds to 5 minutes the status box shows: ¡°Client networking
not available, or service not running¡± , keep on sending packets and few
times later retroclient.exe process terminate, backup service lost, TCP
port 497 closed .

-- Vendor Response:
EMC has issued an update to correct this vulnerability:


-- Disclosure Timeline:
2008-04-20 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2008-06-30 - Vendor issued update
2088-07-20 - Coordinated public release of advisory


Zhenhua Liu of Fortinet's FortiGuard Global Security Research Team


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