EMC NetWorker < / 8.1.x < / 8.2.x < / 9.0.x < RPC Authentication DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application installed that is affected
by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The version of EMC NetWorker installed on the remote Windows host is
prior to, 8.1.x prior to, 8.2.x prior to, or
9.0.x prior to It is, therefore, affected by a denial of
service vulnerability due to improper handling of malformed RPC
authentication requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can
exploit this to crash the service.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to EMC NetWorker / / / or

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 87309 ()

Bugtraq ID: 78519

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6849

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