CA Performance Management Arbitrary Command Execution

2019.10.19
Credit: Kevin Kotas
Risk: High
Local: No
Remote: Yes
CWE: CWE-78

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 CA20191015-01: Security Notice for CA Performance Management Issued: October 15th, 2019 Last Updated: October 15th, 2019 CA Technologies, A Broadcom Company, is alerting customers to a potential risk with CA Performance Management. A vulnerability exists that can allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands. CA published solutions to address the vulnerabilities and recommends that all affected customers implement these solutions. The vulnerability, CVE-2019-13657, occurs due to default credentials and a configuration weakness. A malicious actor may use the default credentials and exploit a weakness in the configuration to execute arbitrary commands on the Performance Center server. Risk Rating High Platform(s) All supported platforms Affected Products NetOps 19.1 and prior Component Version(s) Affected: CA Performance Management 3.7.x prior to 3.7.4 CA Performance Management 3.6.x prior to 3.6.9 CA Performance Management 3.5.x How to determine if the installation is affected Customers may use the product version to determine if their product installation is affected. Solution CA Technologies published the following solutions to address the vulnerabilities. Customers should also review Firewall and Connectivity Considerations at https://docops.ca.com/ca-performance-management/3-7/en located under the Installing -> Review Installation Requirements and Considerations section. As always we recommend that you follow good password management for all passwords within the system. CA Performance Management 3.7.x: Update to Performance Management 3.7.4 or later. Review the 3.7.x upgrade steps and MySQL password guidance located at https://docops.ca.com/ca-performance-management/3-7/en under the Upgrading -> Upgrade Performance Center section. CA Performance Management 3.6.x: Update to Performance Management 3.6.9 or later. Alternatively, customers may update to 3.7.4 or later. Review the 3.6.x upgrade steps and MySQL password guidance located at https://docops.ca.com/ca-performance-management/3-6/en under the Upgrading -> Upgrade Performance Center section. CA Performance Management 3.5.x: Update to Performance Management 3.7.4 or later. Review the 3.7.x upgrade steps and MySQL password guidance located at https://docops.ca.com/ca-performance-management/3-7/en under the Upgrading -> Upgrade Performance Center section. For explicit 3.5.x guidance on changing the password for MySQL, review the steps located at https://docops.ca.com/ca-performance-management/3-5/en under the Upgrading -> Upgrade Performance Center section. References CVE-2019-13657 - Performance Management default credentials Acknowledgement CVE-2019-13657 - Hendrik Van Belleghem Change History Version 1.0: 2019-10-15 - Initial Release CA customers may receive product alerts and advisories by subscribing to Proactive Notifications on the support site. Customers who require additional information about this notice may contact CA Technologies Support at https://casupport.broadcom.com/ To report a suspected vulnerability in a CA Technologies product, please send a summary to CA Technologies Product Vulnerability Response at ca.psirt <AT> broadcom.com Security Notices, PGP key, and disclosure policy and guidance https://techdocs.broadcom.com/ca-psirt Kevin Kotas CA Product Security Incident Response Team Copyright 2019 Broadcom. All Rights Reserved. The term "Broadcom" refers to Broadcom Inc. and/or its subsidiaries. Broadcom, the pulse logo, Connecting everything, CA Technologies and the CA technologies logo are among the trademarks of Broadcom. All trademarks, trade names, service marks and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies. -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Charset: utf-8 wsBVAwUBXad/CLZ6yOO9o8STAQi/cwf/ckenS70yqt6n8L86aCsRl6x5kdN/ApMh +VIYpv6zwQpVC29D92vYJT8YDGfNu105mk9u2vUok6lBhuOM5rH+thY4DQL9mybz bu6dQfppkqTu+zcZF2aInBZskUSVOGMGYEyVq2y08NPG4vcbTrytWSc7bfgpleNP +vDD528Cl5H61ftXV8V25Xg/Vy5ArSAqm4gHcChId84uHHU7jXNtPug8wDUdjJ4i R9nGNBtmqJdJuPuj/FsTeCUt5U0R+3ghAo5Efaat5SzcNDd//hyBoLHFe43oJ42o TAaUPBmkbq8xYnXc55cbWBUUdKk3gTK45jIuOAz7rDV8jDtf2CkHeg== =6FMp -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----


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