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CA ARCserve Backup Security Notice

CA ARCserve Backup Security Notice
Posted Oct 20, 2012
Authored by Kevin Kotas | Site www3.ca.com

CA Technologies support is alerting customers to multiple risks with certain CA ARCserve Backup RPC services. Two vulnerabilities exist that can allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service condition. The first vulnerability occurs due to a flaw with how RPC requests are processed. An attacker can potentially execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service on server installations. The second vulnerability occurs due to insufficient validation of certain RPC requests and exploitation can result in a service crash. This vulnerability affects both server and agent installations.

tags | advisory, remote, denial of service, arbitrary, vulnerability
advisories | CVE-2012-2971, CVE-2012-2972
MD5 | a60187b71ac12271d372dbd4758b3098

CA ARCserve Backup Security Notice

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CA20121018-01: Security Notice for CA ARCserve Backup

Issued: October 18, 2012

CA Technologies support is alerting customers to multiple risks with
certain CA ARCserve Backup RPC services. Two vulnerabilities exist
that can allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code or cause
a denial of service condition.

The first vulnerability, CVE-2012-2971, occurs due to a flaw with how
RPC requests are processed. An attacker can potentially execute
arbitrary code or cause a denial of service on server installations.

The second vulnerability, CVE-2012-2972, occurs due to insufficient
validation of certain RPC requests and exploitation can result in a
service crash. This vulnerability affects both server and agent
installations.

Risk Rating

High

Platform

Windows

Affected Products

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r12.5
CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r15
CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r16

How to determine if the installation is affected

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r12.5, r15, r16:

1. Run the ARCserve Patch Management utility. From the Windows Start
menu, the program can be found under Programs->CA->ARCserve Patch
Management->Patch Status.
2. The main patch status screen will indicate if the patch in the
below table is applied. If the patch is not applied, then the
installation is vulnerable.

Product
Patch

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r12.5
RO49917

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r15
RO49916

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r16
RO49750

Solution

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r12.5:
RO49917

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r15:
RO49916

CA ARCserve Backup for Windows r16:
RO49750

References

CVE-2012-2971 - RPC remote code execution
CVE-2012-2972 - RPC denial of service

CA20121018-01: Security Notice for CA ARCserve Backup
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https://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID={F
9EEA31E-8089-423E-B746-41B5C9DD2AC1}

Acknowledgement

CVE-2012-2971, CVE-2012-2971 - Matteo Memelli of Offensive Security

Change History

Version 1.0: Initial Release

If additional information is required, please contact CA Technologies
Support at http://support.ca.com/

If you discover a vulnerability in CA Technologies products,
please report your findings to the CA Technologies Product
Vulnerability Response Team:
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https://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=17
7782

Regards,

Kevin Kotas
Director, CA Technologies Product Vulnerability Response Team

Copyright (c) 2012 CA. All Rights Reserved. One CA Plaza, Islandia,
N.Y. 11749. All other trademarks, trade names, service marks, and
logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies.

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