Retrospect Backup Server < 7.6 Authentication Module Password Hash Disclosure (ESA-08-009)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4607

Synopsis

The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description

According to its version number, the Authentication Module in the Retrospect Backup Server installed on the remote host uses a weak hash algorithm to hash a user's password, which could allow a remote attacker to gain control of a client's machine.

Solution

Upgrade to version 7.6 or higher.

See Also

http://www.fortiguardcenter.com/advisory/FGA-2008-16.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/494560/30/0/threaded

http://kb.dantz.com/article.asp?article=9692&amp;p=2

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4607

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2008/07/23

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 4600, 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 33562

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3288

BID: 30319