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 ESA-2015-102: EMC Unisphere for VMAX Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
                               26 June 2015


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:          EMC Unisphere for VMAX
Publisher:        EMC
Operating System: VMware ESX Server
                  Red Hat
Impact/Access:    Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:       Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:        CVE-2015-0545  

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ESA-2015-102: EMC Unisphere for VMAX Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

EMC Identifier: ESA-2015-102

CVE Identifier: CVE-2015-0545

Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Affected products:

 EMC Unisphere for VMAX 8.0.0

 EMC Unisphere for VMAX 8.0.1

 EMC Unisphere for VMAX 8.0.2


EMC Unisphere for VMAX contains a fix for a remote code execution 
vulnerability that could potentially be exploited by malicious users to 
compromise the affected system.


EMC Unisphere for VMAX enables the Java Debug Wire Protocol (JDWP) service, 
which could potentially allow remote unauthenticated attackers to execute 
arbitrary code on the affected system.


The following EMC Unisphere for VMAX release contains resolutions to these 

 EMC Unisphere for VMAX

EMC recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity. If you are 
unable to upgrade at this time, a workaround has been documented in KB 203708

Link to remedies:

Customers can download software from 

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.

EMC recommends that 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


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