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The remote host has a backup application that is affected by a remote
code execution vulnerability.
The version of CA ARCserve Backup running on the remote Windows host is
potentially affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. A flaw
exists with how RPC requests are processed that could lead to code
execution on server installations.
In addition, a denial of service vulnerability (CVE-2012-2972) was
reported for this version of CA ARCserve Backup, but Nessus has not
checked for it.
See also :
Apply the patch referenced in the advisory.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gain a shell remotely
Nessus Plugin ID: 63146 ()
Bugtraq ID: 56116
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2971
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