HP Data Protector Unsupported

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 64475


An unsupported version of a backup service is running on the remote host.


According to its self-reported version number, the installation of HP Data Protector on the remote host is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain security vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to a version of HP Data Protector that is currently supported.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 64475

File Name: hp_data_protector_unsupported.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: combined

Family: Misc.

Published: 2013/02/05

Modified: 2016/08/22

Dependencies: 19601, 55550

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:hp:storage_data_protector, cpe:/a:hp:data_protector

Required KB Items: Services/data_protector/version