Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Veritas Backup Exec Windows Remote File Access

Back to Search

Veritas Backup Exec Windows Remote File Access

Created
05/30/2018

Description

This module abuses a logic flaw in the Backup Exec Windows Agent to download arbitrary files from the system. This flaw was found by someone who wishes to remain anonymous and affects all known versions of the Backup Exec Windows Agent. The output file is in 'MTF' format, which can be extracted by the 'NTKBUp' program listed in the references section. To transfer an entire directory, specify a path that includes a trailing backslash.

Author(s)

  • hdm <x@hdm.io>
  • Unknown

Development

References

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/admin/backupexec/dump
msf auxiliary(dump) > show actions
    ...actions...
msf auxiliary(dump) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(dump) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(dump) > run 

Time is precious, so I don’t want to do something manually that I can automate. Leveraging the Metasploit Framework when automating any task keeps us from having to re-create the wheel as we can use the existing libraries and focus our efforts where it matters.

– Jim O’Gorman | President, Offensive Security

;