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Published:

20 August 2014

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2014.1421
      ESA-2014-071: RSA Archer GRC Platform Multiple Vulnerabilities
                              20 August 2014

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:          RSA Archer GRC Platform
Publisher:        EMC
Operating System: Windows
Impact/Access:    Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated      
                  Increased Privileges            -- Existing Account            
                  Modify Arbitrary Files          -- Remote/Unauthenticated      
                  Delete Arbitrary Files          -- Remote/Unauthenticated      
                  Cross-site Request Forgery      -- Remote with User Interaction
                  Denial of Service               -- Remote/Unauthenticated      
                  Access Confidential Data        -- Remote/Unauthenticated      
                  Unauthorised Access             -- Existing Account            
Resolution:       Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:        CVE-2014-2517 CVE-2014-2505 CVE-2014-0641
                  CVE-2014-0640  

Reference:        ASB-2014.0077

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ESA-2014-071: RSA Archer GRC Platform Multiple Vulnerabilities

EMC Identifier: ESA-2014-071

CVE Identifier: CVE-2014-2517, CVE-2014-2505, CVE-2014-0640, CVE-2014-0641

Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: See below for individual scores

Affected Products:

RSA Archer GRC Platform version 5.x

Summary:

RSA Archer GRC Platform 5.5 SP1 contains fixes for multiple security 
vulnerabilities that could potentially be exploited by malicious users to 
compromise the affected system.

Details:

The vulnerabilities addressed in RSA Archer GRC Platform 5.5 SP1 are:

1. Privilege Escalation Vulnerability (CVE-2014-2517)

This vulnerability can be potentially exploited by malicious non-privileged 
users to perform unauthorized operations on certain functionality within the 
RSA Archer GRC Platform.

CVSSv2 Base Score: 6.5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

2. Unauthorized Access to Resources (CVE-2014-0640)

This vulnerability can be potentially exploited by malicious users to gain 
unauthorized access to certain resources within the RSA Archer GRC Platform.

CVSSv2 Base Score: 4 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

3. Cross-Site Request Forgery Vulnerability (CVE-2014-0641)

This vulnerability can be potentially exploited by malicious users to perform
unauthorized actions in a RSA Archer GRC Platform user's browser session
by getting a user with an active session to click on specially crafted links 
that are embedded within an email, web page or other source.

CVSSv2 Base Score: 5.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

4. Inclusion of Functionality from Untrusted Control Sphere (CVE-2014-2505)

This vulnerability can be potentially exploited by malicious users to insert 
malicious functionality into the application by causing it to download code 
that the malicious user has placed into an untrusted control sphere.

CVSSv2 Base Score: 5.4 (AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

5. Multiple Embedded Component vulnerabilities (Multiple CVEs, see vendor 
advisory below)

This release also contains critical security updates for Oracle Java Runtime 
Environment. Oracle Java Runtime Environment has been upgraded to version 7 
update 55. Please refer to the following link for more information: 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpuapr2014-1972952.html

CVSSv2 Base Score: See vendor advisory for the individual CVSS scores.

Recommendation:

RSA strongly recommends all customers upgrade to RSA Archer GRC Platform 5.5 
SP1 at their earliest opportunity.

5.5 SP1 installers are available through RSA SecureCare Online (SCOL) 
https://know ledge.rsasecurity.com.

For additional information on fixes and steps to reduce risk, see the 
ESA-2014-071 FAQ in the documentation section of SCOL. <<NEED Link>>

Severity Rating:

For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to the Knowledge Base Article, 
\x{147}Security Advisories Severity Rating\x{148} at 
https://knowledge.rsasecurity.com/scolcms/knowledge.aspx?solution=a46604. RSA
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.

Obtaining Downloads:

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

Obtaining Documentation:

To obtain the Platform documentation, log on to RSA Archer Community at 
https://community.emc.com/community/connect/grc_ecosystem/rsa_archer and click
Documents in the top navigation menu. Select the specific category and the 
version tag of the Platform version you want. Scroll to the document that you
want and click the document name. If you have any questions on the Community,
please email Archer_Community@emc.com.

Severity Rating:

For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to the Knowledge Base Article, 
\x{147}Security Advisories Severity Rating\x{148} at 
https://knowledge.rsasecurity.com/scolcms/knowledge.aspx?solution=a46604. RSA
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.

Obtaining More Information:

For more information about RSA Archer GRC in general, visit the public RSA web
site at http://www.emc.com/security/rsa-archer.htm.

RSA Archer Community/Exchange:

https://community.emc.com/community/connect/grc_ecosystem/rsa_archer

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 
tab.

General Customer Support Information:

http://www.emc.com/support/rsa/index.htm

RSA SecurCare Online:

https://knowledge.rsasecurity.com

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.

http://www.emc.com/support/rsa/eops/index.htm

SecurCare Online Security Advisories

RSA, The Security Division of EMC, distributes SCOL Security Advisories in 
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. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" 
without warranty of any kind. RSA disclaim all warranties, either express or 
implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular
purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event shall RSA or its suppliers be
liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, 
consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if RSA 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.

About RSA SecurCare Notes & Security Advisories Subscription

RSA SecurCare Notes & Security Advisories are targeted e-mail messages that 
RSA sends you based on the RSA product family you currently use. If 
you\x{146}d like to stop receiving RSA SecurCare Notes & Security Advisories,
or if you\x{146}d like to change which RSA product family Notes & Security 
Advisories you currently receive, log on to RSA SecurCare Online at 
https://knowledge.rsasecurity.com/scolcms/help.aspx?_v=view3. Following the 
instructions on the page, remove the check mark next to the RSA product family
whose Notes & Security Advisories you no longer want to receive. Click the 
Submit button to save your selection.

Sincerely,

RSA Customer Support

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