Threat Encyclopedia

EMC.DPA.Application.Service.Credentials.Authentication.Bypass

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Authentication Bypass Vulnerability in EMC Data Protection Advisor Application Service.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. An attacker can exploit this to gain administrator privileges in the affected system.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

EMC Data Protection Advisor 6.3.x prior to 6.3 patch 67
EMC Data Protection Advisor 6.4.x prior to 6.4 patch 130
EMC Data Protection Advisor 6.2.3 and prior

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://support.emc.com/downloads/829_Data-Protection-Advisor

CVE References

CVE-2017-8013