beremote.exe on remote server intermittently crashes in bedssql2.dll during SQL consistency check

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The Backup Exec Remote Agent for Windows Systems service (beremote.exe) on a remote server intermittently crashes in bedssql2.dll during a SQL consistency check when backing up a SQL server.

The following error is reported in an application event log when the process crashes.

Error Message

Log Name:      Application
Source:        Application Error
Date:          2012/08/17 3:46:32 AM
Event ID:      1000
Task Category: Application Crashing Events
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          N/A
Faulting application name: beremote.exe, version: 13.0.4164.0
Faulting module name: bedssql2.dll, version: 13.0.4164.0
Exception code: 0xc0000005
Fault offset: 0x00033c61


This issue is resolved in Backup Exec 2014 or later versions.
To resolve this issue and receive the new Backup Exec improvements please upgrade to the current version of Backup Exec.

NOTE:   Symantec continues to  focus on the current release and future releases, there are no plans to address this issue by way of a patch or hotfix in earlier versions of the software at the present time. Please contact your Symantec Sales representative or the Symantec Partner for upgrade information including upgrade eligibility to the release containing the resolution for this issue. For information on how to contact Symantec Sales, please see


WORKAROUND (Backup Exec 2010 and 2012)
Do not run a consistency check before a backup, and schedule it to run in the SQL server from outside Backup Exec instead.

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