Date: 12 February 2016
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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESA-2016-010 EMC Documentum xCP Security Update for Multiple
12 February 2016
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: EMC Documentum xCP
Operating System: Windows
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Existing Account
Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2016-0882 CVE-2016-0881
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ESA-2016-010 EMC Documentum xCP Security Update for Multiple Vulnerabilities
EMC Identifier: ESA-2016-010
CVE Identifier: CVE-2016-0881, CVE-2016-0882
Severity Rating: CVSS v3 Base Score: Please refer the Details section for
EMC Documentum xCP 2.1
EMC Documentum xCP 2.2
EMC Documentum xCP contains fixes for multiple security vulnerabilities that
could potentially be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected
CVE-2016-0881 - DQL injection vulnerability:
A parameter in xCP REST request can be appended with DQL queries, which may
result in disclosure of sensitive information from the backend repository.
CVSSv3 score: 6.5 (AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N)
CVE-2016-0882 - XML External Entity vulnerability:
Certain post requests in xCP are vulnerable to XML External Entity attacks.
Successful exploitation might result in sensitive server files to be disclosed
in the corresponding response.
CVSSv3 score: 5.4 (AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L)
The following EMC Documentum xCP releases contain resolutions to these
EMC Documentum xCP 2.1, patch 23 and later
EMC Documentum xCP 2.2, patch 11 and later
EMC recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity.
Link to remedies:
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