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BrightStor ARCserve Backup Discovery Service Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks version of BrightStor ARCserve Backup
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote service is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
According to its version, the installation of BrightStor ARCserve
Backup on the remote host allows a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code
on the affected host with SYSTEM rights due to a buffer overflow
that can be triggered by a specially-crafted packet sent to the
Note that the vendor reports only Windows installs are vulnerable.
See also :
Either apply the appropriate patch as described in the vendor advisory
referenced above or upgrade to BrightStor ARCserve Backup r11.5 SP2 or
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
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