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ESA-2011-012: Security update for EMC NetWorker Module for Microsoft Applications
Mar 30 2011 02:57PM
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ESA-2011-012: Security update for EMC NetWorker Module for Microsoft Applications.
EMC Identifier: ESA-2011-012
CVE Identifier: CVE-2011-0647
Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
EMC NetWorker Module for Microsoft Applications 2.1.x
EMC NetWorker Module for Microsoft Applications 2.2.x
A vulnerability exists in EMC Replication Manager which is embedded in NetWorker Module for Microsoft Applications (NMM). The vulnerability may allow arbitrary code execution on vulnerable installations of the product.
EMC Replication Manager contains a potential vulnerability that may allow remote unauthenticated user to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of EMC Replication Manager (Refer to EMC Knowledgebase solution emc260506 for details on ESA-2011-004). Because NetWorker Module for Microsoft Applications embeds Replication Manager code, NMM users were also determined to be vulnerable.
The following EMC products contain resolutions to this issue:
EMC NetWorker Module for Microsoft Applications 2.3
Refer to EMC Knowledgebase solution emc260506 for details on fixes for EMC Replication Manager related to ESA-2011-004.
EMC strongly recommends that all customers upgrade to latest version of the products, which contain the resolution to this issue, at the earliest opportunity.
Link to remedies:
Registered EMC Powerlink customers can download software from Powerlink.
For NetWorker Module Software, navigate in Powerlink to Home > Support > Software Downloads and Licensing > Downloads J-O > NetWorker Module.
Because the view is restricted based on customer agreements, you may not have permission to view certain downloads. Should you not see a software download you believe you should have access to, follow the instructions in EMC Knowledgebase solution emc116045.
Credits: EMC would like to thank an anonymous researcher working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative (http://www.zerodayinitiative.com) for reporting this issue.
For explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to EMC Knowledgebase solution emc218831. EMC recommends that all customers take into account both the base score and any relevant temporal and environmental scores, which may impact the potential severity associated with particular security vulnerability.
EMC Corporation distributes EMC Security Advisories in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected EMC products important security information. EMC recommends all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. EMC disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event shall EMC or its suppliers be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if EMC or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages so the foregoing limitation may not apply.
EMC Product Security Response Center
Security_Alert (at) EMC (dot) com [email concealed]
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