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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESA-2015-097: EMC Secure Remote Services (ESRS) Virtual
Edition (VE) Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
30 June 2015
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: EMC Secure Remote Services (ESRS) Virtual Edition (VE)
Operating System: VMware ESX Server
Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Access Privileged Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Provide Misleading Information -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Reduced Security -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2015-0544 CVE-2015-0543
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ESA-2015-097: EMC Secure Remote Services (ESRS) Virtual Edition (VE) Multiple
CVE Identifier: CVE-2015-0543, CVE-2015-0544
Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: See below for individual scores for each
ESRS VE version 3.02 ESRS VE version 3.03 ESRS VE version 3.04
Summary: ESRS VE version 3.06 contains security fixes for multiple
vulnerabilities that could potentially be exploited by malicious uses to
compromise the affected system
ESRS VE version 3.06 includes updates to address the following security
1. Insufficient Certificate Validation (CVE-2015-0543)
ESRS VE does not properly validate certificates. Malicious users could
potentially exploit this vulnerability to spoof trusted entities by using
CVSSv2 Base Score: 5.8 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
2. Cookie Generated with Insufficient Randomness (CVE-2015-0544)
Session cookie used by ESRS VE is generated using insufficient random values.
Malicious users could potentially exploit this vulnerability to gain
unauthorized access to authenticated ESRS interfaces.
CVSSv2 Base Score: 9.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
The following ESRS VE release contains resolutions to these vulnerabilities:
ESRS VE version 3.06
EMC recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity.
Link to remedies:
Registered EMC Online Support customers can download patches and software from
support.emc.com at: EMC Secure Remote Services -> EMC Secure Remote Services
Virtual Edition -> Downloads
If you have any questions, contact EMC Support.
EMC would like to thank Han Sahin (email@example.com) of Securify B.V.
(https://www.securify.nl) for reporting these issues.
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.
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EMC Product Security Response Center
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