High-risk security flaws has been found in Computer Associates BrightStor ARCserve Backup Tape Engine, marking the latest vulnerabilities to tarnish the image of CA's backup product.
The vulnerabilities could allow sleazoids to launch a remote attack and take over a compromised computer running the backup software. Attackers could gain local system privileges akin to snaring the master keys to a hotel ?? one key will open many doors.
U.S.-CERT issued a security advisory last week, prior to the Thanksgiving Day holiday.
Security flaws exist in the way remote procedure call (RPC) requests are handled … Read more