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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

   A vulnerability has been identified in RSA Access Manager Agent 4.7.1
                             9 September 2010


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:          RSA Access Manager Agent 4.7.1
Publisher:        EMC
Operating System: Windows
                  Red Hat
                  VMWare ESX Server
Impact/Access:    Unauthorised Access -- Unknown/Unspecified
Resolution:       Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:        CVE-2010-3017  

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ESA-2010-016: RSA, The Security Division of EMC, releases security hot fix for 
a potential vulnerability in RSA® Access Manager Agent when working with RSA® 
Adaptive Authentication

Security Advisory 

Updated September 2, 2010 


RSA Access Manager Agent version 4.7.1 with RSA Adaptive Authentication 
Integration contains a potential vulnerability that could be exploited by 
malicious people to bypass authentication restrictions.

CVE Identifier: CVE-2010-3017


RSA Access Manager Agent version 4.7.1 with RSA Adaptive Authentication 
Integration contains a potential vulnerability that could be exploited to 
bypass authentication restrictions and gain unauthorized access to sensitive 

Affected Products:

RSA Access Manager Agent version 4.7.1 with RSA Adaptive Authentication 

Unaffected Products:

RSA Access Manager Agent version 4.9 with RSA Adaptive Authentication 


RSA strongly recommends that all customers running RSA Access Manager Agent 
version 4.7.1 apply the following software hot fixes designed to address to 
this issue at the earliest opportunity. The hotfix can be downloaded from 
SecurCare Online or by contacting RSA Security Customer Support.

Security Hot fix RSA Access Manager Agent hot fix or greater

This security hot fix for RSA Access Manager Agent is available immediately. 
As of the date of this RSA SecurCare® Online Security Advisory, RSA is not 
aware of any security breaches that have occurred as a result of this 

Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) Base Score is 5.7 
(AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N). For more information on CVSS scoring, please see 
the Knowledge Base Article, Security Advisories Severity Rating at 

Obtaining Documentation:

To obtain RSA documentation, log on to RSA SecurCare Online at 
https://knowledge.rsasecurity.com and click Products in the top navigation 
menu. Select the specific product whose documentation you want to obtain. 
Scroll to the section for the product version that you want and click the set 

Obtaining More Information:

For more information about RSA Access Manager, visit the RSA web site at 

Getting Support and Service:

For customers with current maintenance contracts, contact your local RSA 
Customer Support center with any additional questions regarding this RSA 
SecurCare Note. For contact telephone numbers or e-mail addresses, log on to 
RSA SecurCare Online at https://knowledge.rsasecurity.com, click Help & 
Contact, and then click the Contact Us - Phone tab or the Contact Us - Email 

General Customer Support Information:


RSA SecurCare Online:


EOPS Policy:

RSA has a defined End of Primary Support policy associated with all major 
versions. Please refer to the link below for additional details. 

SecurCare Online Security Advisories

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order to bring to the attention of users of the affected RSA products important 
security information. RSA recommends that all users determine the applicability 
of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. 
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