Check Point Advisories

Symantec Veritas Backup Exec Server Remote Registry Access (CAN-2005-0771)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2005-109
Date Published: 11 Jul 2005
Severity: Critical
Last Updated: 11 Jul 2005
Industry Reference:CAN-2005-0771
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R80, R77, R75, R71, R70

Who is Vulnerable?
Vulnerability Description

Protection Overview

This protection will block any attempt of unauthorized remote registry access to a host with Backup Exec installed.The detect mode makes it possible to track unauthorized remote registry access attempts without blocking them.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update.For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R75 / R71 / R70

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Symantec Veritas Backup Exec Server Remote Registry Access protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

This protection's log will contain the following information:.

Attack Name:  Backup Exec Protection Violation.
Attack Information:  Unauthorized remote registration attempt . For users of VPN-1 NG with Application Intelligence R55, SmartView Tracker log rule #96106.