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Veritas Backup Exec Windows Remote File Access

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Veritas Backup Exec Windows Remote File Access



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.


  • hdm <x@hdm.io>
  • Unknown


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
msf auxiliary(dump) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(dump) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(dump) > run 

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