NetVault Report Manager Scheduler File Name Handling Overflow

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 25767


The remote Windows host contains an application that is prone to a buffer overflow attack.


The remote host is running NetVault Report Manager, a tool for monitoring backup reports.

The Server and Client Scheduler components included in the version of NetVault Report Manager installed on the remote host suffer from a heap overflow vulnerability that can occur when processing overly long filename arguments to 'GET' and 'POST' requests. Code execution is possible under the context of the SYSTEM user.


Upgrade to NetVault Report Manager v3.5 Update 4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 25767

File Name: netvault_report_manager_scheduler_overflow.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/07/26

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:bakbone:netvault_reporter

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/07/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3911

BID: 25068

TRA: TRA-2007-05

CWE: 119