EMC Legato Networker 'nsrexecd.exe' Overflow

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4182


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running EMC Legato Networker, an enterprise application that enables centralized file management, backup and more. This version of Legato is vulnerable to a flaw in the 'nsrexecd.exe' application. An attacker exploiting this flaw would only require the ability to connect to the nsrexecd.exe listening port (111/TCP). Successful exploitation would result in the execution of arbitrary code.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4182

Family: Generic

Published: 8/21/2007

Updated: 3/6/2019

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:emc:legato_networker:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3618

BID: 25375