The subject behavior will occur if the following are true"
- You install the MS04-044 security update.
- You use the Veritas Network Storage Exec configuration option.
- The backup service account has a 14 or more character password.
NOTE: The event log contains:
Event Type: Error Event Source: Backup Exec Event Category: None Event ID: 57480 Date: MM/DD/YYYY Time: HH:MM:SS User: N/A Computer:This error is due to the fact that the Network Storage Exec option in Veritas Backup Exec version 8.6 cannot handle passwords of 14 characters or more.
Description: An attempt to establish a network connection to <\\Target Path> failed. Error: 86
To resolve this problem, contact Veritas for a fix,