ESA-2016-161: EMC Isilon OneFS LDAP Injection Vulnerability Jan 18 2017 03:27PM
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ESA-2016-161: EMC Isilon OneFS LDAP Injection Vulnerability

EMC Identifier: ESA-2016-161

CVE Identifier: CVE-2016-9870

Severity Rating: CVSS v3 Base Score: 6.0 (AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N)

Affected products:

? EMC Isilon OneFS

? EMC Isilon OneFS -

? EMC Isilon OneFS 7.2.0.x

? EMC Isilon OneFS -

? EMC Isilon OneFS 7.1.0.x


EMC Isilon OneFS is affected by an LDAP injection vulnerability that could potentially be exploited by a malicious user to compromise the system.


A malicious high-privileged local user may leverage the LDAP injection vulnerability by injecting an asterisk into a username in LDAP searches, which may enable the attacker to impersonate other users on the system.


The following versions of EMC Isilon OneFS remediate this vulnerability:

? EMC Isilon OneFS and later

? EMC Isilon OneFS and later

? EMC Isilon OneFS and later

EMC recommends that all customers upgrade to a version containing the resolution at the earliest opportunity. If you cannot upgrade at this time, you can perform the workaround below.


Do not allow asterisks in user names.

Link to remedies:

Registered EMC Online Support customers can download OneFS installation files from the Downloads for Isilon OneFS page of the EMC Online Support site at https://support.emc.com/downloads/15209_Isilon-OneFS.

If you have any questions, please contact EMC Support.

Read and use the information in this EMC Security Advisory to assist in avoiding any situation that might arise from the problems described herein. If you have any questions regarding this product alert, contact EMC Software Technical Support at 1-877-534-2867.

For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to EMC Knowledgebase solution emc218831. EMC recommends 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.

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