CA BrightStor ARCserve/Enterprise Backup Persistent Default Administrator Account

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host.

Description :

The remote host is running UniversalAgent, an agent used by BrightStor
ARCserve to perform backups.

The remote version of this agent contains a default account with the
username '\x02root\x03' and password '\x02<%j8U]`~+Ri\x03'.

An attacker may use this account to gain full access to the remote

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 16390 (arcserve_default_password.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12522

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0349