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Vulnerability Assessment Details

VERITAS Backup Exec Agent Browser Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (DoS)

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Test the VERITAS Backup Exec Agent Browser buffer overflow

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 or to disable this 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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