EMC NetWorker nsr_render_log Local Privilege Escalation

High Nessus Plugin ID 83032


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


The EMC NetWorker installed on the remote Windows host is a version prior to, or version 8.1.x prior to, or 8.2.x prior to . It is, therefore, affected by a buffer overflow flaw in the nsr_render_log command-line interface. A local attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code with root privileges on all EMC Networker managed hosts.


Upgrade to EMC NetWorker / / or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83032

File Name: emc_networker_esa_2015-069.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/04/23

Modified: 2015/12/12

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: 2015/04/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/04/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0530

BID: 74164

OSVDB: 120793