Knox Arkeia Network Backup Agent Default Account

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote backup service allows arbitrary file access.

Description :

The remote host is running Arkeia Network Backup agent, used for
backups of the remote host.

The remote version of this agent contains a default account that may
allow an attacker to gain read/write arbitrary files on the remote
system with the privileges of the Arkeia daemon, usually root.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/391000

Solution :

Filter incoming traffic to this port.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 17157 (arkeia_default_account.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12600

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0496