HP Data Protector Local Privilege Escalation

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Synopsis :

The remote backup service is affected by a local privilege escalation
vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version and build number, the remote version of HP
Data Protector is potentially affected by an unspecified, local
privilege escalation vulnerability.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?20220731

Solution :

Apply the relevant patches referenced in HP's advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 66969 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59488

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5220