EMC NetWorker 8.2.1.x < / 9.0.x < RCE

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

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application installed that is affected
by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of EMC NetWorker installed on the remote Windows host is
8.2.1.x prior to or 9.0.x prior to It is, therefore,
affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to improper
handling of authentication. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can
exploit this to execute arbitrary commands by leveraging access to a
different NetWorker instance.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to EMC NetWorker / / or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 91813 ()

Bugtraq ID: 91125

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0916

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