EMC NetWorker nsrpush Process Local Privilege Escalation

High Nessus Plugin ID 69982


The remote Windows host has an application installed that is affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability.


The version of EMC NetWorker is earlier than or 8.x earlier than Such versions are potentially affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability in the nsrpush process.


Upgrade to EMC NetWorker / or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69982

File Name: emc_networker_esa_2013-028.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/09/19

Modified: 2016/05/05

Dependencies: 62945

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:emc:networker

Required KB Items: installed_sw/EMC NetWorker

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/05/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0940

BID: 59620

OSVDB: 92988