Intrusion Prevention

IBM.Tivoli.Storage.Manager.FastBack.Opc1329.Directory.Traversal

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Directory Traversal vulnerability in IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack Server.
The vulnerability is caused by an improper validation of user supplied data when the vulnerable application handles a maliciously crafted request. An attacker can exploit this to gain access to sensitive information in the context of the vulnerable application via a crafted request.

Affected Products

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack prior to 6.1.12

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21959398

CVE References

CVE-2015-1941