Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: attack
VERITAS Backup Exec Agent Registry Access Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Test the VERITAS Backup Exec Agent Registry Access
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.
The remote host is running a version of VERITAS Backup Exec for
Windows which is vulnerable to a remote registry access. A possible hacker
may exploit this flaw to modify the remote registry and gain a full
access to the system.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to send requests to the
RPC service listening on port 6106.
The patch for this vulnerability fix others remote flaw (buffer overflows)
that may allow a possible hacker to execute code on the remote host with SYSTEM
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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