Vulnerability CVE-2017-4985


Published: 2017-06-19

Description:
In EMC VNX2 versions prior to OE for File 8.1.9.211 and VNX1 versions prior to OE for File 7.1.80.8, a local authenticated user may potentially escalate their privileges to root due to authorization checks not being performed on certain perl scripts. This may potentially be exploited by an attacker to run arbitrary commands as root on the targeted VNX Control Station system.

Type:

CWE-862

(Missing Authorization)

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.2/10
10/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete
Affected software
EMC -> Vnx1 firmware 
EMC -> Vnx2 firmware 

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/540738/30/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99037

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