IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client 6.3.1.x < 6.3.2.0 / 6.4.x < 6.4.1.0 ReFS Insecure File Permissions

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Synopsis :

A client application installed on the remote Windows host is affected
by an unauthorized access vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Tivoli Storage Manager Client installed on the remote
Windows host is potentially affected by an issue in which file
permissions are not preserved when files residing on a Resilient File
System (ReFS) are backed up or restored.

Note that the SKIPNTSECURITYPERMISSIONS option must be set to NO (the
default value) for the system to be affected by this vulnerability,
however Nessus has not tested for this option setting.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21662608

Solution :

Upgrade to Tivoli Storage Manager Client 6.3.2.0 / 6.4.1.0 or later.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 72203 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65102

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5371