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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

     EMC Documentum xPlore: Access privileged data - Existing account
                              6 February 2012


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           EMC Documentum xPlore
Publisher:         EMC
Operating System:  UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access:     Access Privileged Data -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2012-0396  

Original Bulletin: 

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ESA-2012-010: EMC Documentum xPlore information disclosure vulnerability.

EMC Identifier: ESA-2012-010 
EMC Identifier: SRCH-7949

CVE Identifier: CVE-2012-0396

Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Affected products: 
EMC SW: EMC Documentum xPlore 1.0 (all patch versions) 
EMC SW: EMC Documentum xPlore 1.1 (all patch versions prior to 1.1 P07) 
EMC SW: EMC Documentum xPlore 1.2 (all patch versions)

Vulnerability Summary: 
EMC Documentum xPlore contains an information 
disclosure vulnerability that may allow unauthorized users, under certain 
circumstances, to see certain information on protected objects in an xPlore 
search result. They will not, however, be allowed to view the objects 
themselves, or any associated content.

Vulnerability Details: 
Under specific circumstances, an authenticated user who
does not have BROWSE permission on the object may be able to see the existence
of or certain metadata on that object in a search result. However, the user 
will not be able to open the object or to look at property details for the 

The following EMC Documentum xPlore products contain resolutions 
to this issue:

EMC Documentum xPlore xPlore 1.1 P07 
EMC Documentum xPlore 1.2 Hotfix for SRCH-7949 
EMC strongly recommends all customers upgrade or install identified
patches at the earliest opportunity.

Link to remedies:

Registered EMC Powerlink customers can download sofware from Powerlink. Select
the following link, and navigate to the Content Server directory. 

Download the appropriate version for your needs, instructions for application
and installation are included in the software downloads readme files or patch
release notes. Documentum xPlore 1.1 patches can be found under the Documentum
Content Server 6.7 directory. To obtain the Documentum xPlore 1.2 hotfix, 
please contact Customer Support.

Because the view is restricted based on customer agreements, you may not have
permission to view certain downloads. Should you not see a software download 
you believe you should have access to, follow the instructions in EMC 
Knowledgebase solution emc116045.

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 Corporation distributes EMC Security Advisories in order to bring to the 
attention of users of the affected EMC products important security 
information. EMC recommends 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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