HP OpenView Data Protector Application Recovery Manager Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
HP OpenView Data Protector Application Recovery Manager is prone to a remote stack-based buffer-overflow vulnerability.
An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code with SYSTEM-level privileges. Successful exploits will completely compromise affected computers. Failed exploit attempts will result in a denial-of-service condition.
OpenView Data Protector Application Recovery Manager 5.50 and 6.0 are vulnerable.
NOTE: The vendor reports this as a denial-of-service vulnerability, but further information suggests that the issue can be exploited to execute arbitrary code.