How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Windows host is affected by a code execution vulnerability
in the Windows Backup Manager.
The remote Windows host contains a version of the Windows Backup
Manager that incorrectly restricts the path used for loading external
If an attacker can trick a user into opening a specially crafted
Windows Backup manager file that is located in the same network
directory as a specially crafted dynamic link library file, he may be
able to leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code subject to the
See also :
Microsoft has released a patch for Windows Vista.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 51454 ()
Bugtraq ID: 42763
CVE ID: CVE-2010-3145
Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.