CA ARCserve Backup Network Service Network Request Parsing Remote DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 58607
SynopsisThe remote service is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to its version, the installation of CA ARCserve Backup on the remote host allows a remote attacker to cause a denial of service condition via a specially crafted network request.
Note that this plugin cannot detect if the patch correcting this issue for r12.0 or r15 SP1 (build 6300) has been applied.
SolutionEither apply the appropriate patch as described in the vendor advisory referenced above, or upgrade to CA ARCserve Backup r12.5 SP2 / r16 SP1 or later.