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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESA-2015-106: EMC Unified Infrastructure
Manager/Provisioning (UIM/P) Authentication Bypass
17 June 2015
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: EMC Unified Infrastructure Manager/Provisioning
Operating System: Virtualisation
Impact/Access: Unauthorised Access -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2015-0546
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ESA-2015-106: EMC Unified Infrastructure Manager/Provisioning (UIM/P)
Authentication Bypass Vulnerability
EMC Identifier: ESA-2015-106
CVE Identifier: CVE-2015-0546
Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
EMC Unified Infrastructure Manager/Provisioning (UIM/P) 4.1
EMC UIM/P 4.1 contains an authentication bypass vulnerability that could
potentially be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system.
EMC UIM/P contains an authentication bypass vulnerability when configured to
use LDAP authentication. An attacker with knowledge of a valid username could
potentially exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access to UIM/P
The following EMC UIM/P hotfix contains resolutions to these vulnerabilities:
EMC UIM/P LDAP Authentication Hotfix
EMC recommends all customers apply the hotfix at the earliest opportunity.
Link to remedies:
Customers can download software from EMC Online Support Site:
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
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emc218831. EMC recommends all customers take into account both the base score
and any relevant temporal and environmental scores which may impact the
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EMC Product Security Response Center
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