EMC Retrospect for Windows 6.5 before 6.5.382, 7.0 before 7.0.344, and 7.5 before 188.8.131.52 allows local users to execute arbitrary code by replacing the Retrospect.exe file, possibly due to improper file permissions.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service
Apply Retrospect Driver Update 184.108.40.206.
Apply Application Security Update 7.0.344 (requires Retrospect 7.0.326 or Retrospect Express 7.0.301).
Apply Application Security Update 6.5.382 (requires Retrospect 6.5.350 or Retrospect Express 6.5.350).
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