Bakbone NetVault < 7.1.1 Unspecified Remote Overflow

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2895


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running Bakbone NetVault, an enterprise backup/restore application. This version of NetVault is reported to be vulnerable to a remote heap overflow. The details of the flaw are not currently known. It is believed that a successful attack would lead to arbitrary code being executed.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 2895

File Name: 2895.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2005/05/11

Modified: 2016/01/19

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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


Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Exploitable With

Metasploit (BakBone NetVault Remote Heap Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1009

BID: 12967, 13594, 13618

OSVDB: 15233, 15234