ESA-2015-102: EMC Unisphere for VMAX Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
EMC Identifier: ESA-2015-102
CVE Identifier: CVE-2015-0545
Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
• EMC Unisphere for VMAX 8.0.0
• EMC Unisphere for VMAX 8.0.1
• EMC Unisphere for VMAX 8.0.2
EMC Unisphere for VMAX 188.8.131.52 contains a fix for a remote code execution vulnerability that could potentially be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system.
EMC Unisphere for VMAX enables the Java Debug Wire Protocol (JDWP) service, which could potentially allow remote unauthenticated attackers to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.
The following EMC Unisphere for VMAX release contains resolutions to these vulnerabilities:
• EMC Unisphere for VMAX 184.108.40.206
EMC recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity. If you are unable to upgrade at this time, a workaround has been documented in KB 203708 (https://emc--c.na5.visual.force.com/apex/KB_BreakFix_1?id=kA1700000001LOA).
Link to remedies:
Customers can download software from https://support.emc.com/downloads/27045_Unisphere-for-VMAX
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