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BrightStor ARCserve/Enterprise Backup Default Account



The remote host is configured with default or easily-guessed credentials.


The remote host is running UniversalAgent, an agent used by BrightStor ARCserve to perform backups. The remote version of this agent contains a default account with the username '\x02root\x03' and password '\x02<%j8U]`~+Ri\x03'. An attacker may use this account to gain full access to the remote host.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.