CVSS 3.1 Score 6.8 of 10 (medium)


Published May 3, 2024


CVE-2024-34404 is a vulnerability discovered in the Alta Recovery Vault feature of Veritas NetBackup before 10.4 and NetBackup Appliance before 5.4. This vulnerability allows a NetBackup administrator to modify the expiration of backups under Governance mode, potentially causing premature deletion. The vulnerability could be exploited over a network and requires high privileges, with no user interaction needed. It has a base severity of MEDIUM and a base score of 6.8 according to CVSS version 3.1. The impacted products are 'vvw7-R' and 'vv1_q3'. It is recommended to update to the latest versions of Veritas NetBackup to remediate this vulnerability and prevent unauthorized modification of backup expirations, ensuring data integrity and availability.

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