HP Data Protector is an automated data backup solution.
A buffer overflow vulnerability in
omniinet.exe in the inet service of HP OpenView Storage Data Protector allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by sending a specially crafted request to the inet service on port 5555/tcp.
Apply the update referenced in HPSBMU02686.
This exploit has been tested against HP OpenView Storage Data Protector 6.11 on Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 English (DEP OptOut) and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 (DEP OptOut).