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Vulnerability Assessment Details

VERITAS Backup Exec Agent Browser Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains the version of VERISTAS Backup Exec Agent Browser

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of VERITAS Backup Exec Agent
Browser which is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow. A possible hacker
may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on the remote host
with the rights of a local administrator or to disable the remote
service remotely.

To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to send a specially-
crafted packet to the remote service.

Solution :

http://support.veritas.com/docs/273419

Network Security Threat Level:

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/A:C/I:C/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 11974

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2007 Tenable Network Security

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