Knox Arkeia Backup Client Type 77 Request Processing Buffer Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote backup service is prone to a buffer overflow attack.

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 buffer overflow
vulnerability that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands
on the remote host with the privileges of the Arkeia daemon, usually
root.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-02/0347.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Arkeia 5.3.5, 5.2.28 our 5.1.21.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 17158 (arkeia_type77_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12594

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0491