Article Number: 000133476


DSA-2020-042: Dell Networking Security Update for an Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Summary: Security Advisory information for the Dell EMC Networking Security Update for an Information Disclosure Vulnerability

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Impact

High

Details

Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Dell X-Series firmware versions 3.0.1.2 and older, Dell PC5500 firmware versions 4.1.0.22 and older and VRTX Switch Modules firmware versions 2.0.0.77 and older contain an information disclosure vulnerability. A remote unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to retrieve sensitive data by sending a specially crafted request to the affected endpoints.

Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Dell X-Series firmware versions 3.0.1.2 and older, Dell PC5500 firmware versions 4.1.0.22 and older and VRTX Switch Modules firmware versions 2.0.0.77 and older contain an information disclosure vulnerability. A remote unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability to retrieve sensitive data by sending a specially crafted request to the affected endpoints.

Dell Technologies recommends all customers consider both the CVSS base score and any relevant temporal and environmental scores that may impact the potential severity associated with a particular security vulnerability.

Affected Products and Remediation

Affected Products:
Dell X-Series firmware versions 3.0.1.2 and older
Dell PC5500 firmware versions 4.1.0.22 and older
Dell VRTX Switches firmware versions 2.0.0.77 and older

 

Resolution:

The following Dell Networking release contains resolutions to these vulnerabilities:

Dell recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity.


 

Affected Products:
Dell X-Series firmware versions 3.0.1.2 and older
Dell PC5500 firmware versions 4.1.0.22 and older
Dell VRTX Switches firmware versions 2.0.0.77 and older

 

Resolution:

The following Dell Networking release contains resolutions to these vulnerabilities:

Dell recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity.


 

Acknowledgements

Dell EMC would like to thank Ken Pyle from CYBIR for reporting this vulnerability.

Related Information

Dell Security Advisories and Notices
Dell Vulnerability Response Policy
CVSS Scoring Guide


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Product

Product Security Information

Last Published Date

21 Feb 2021

Version

5

Article Type

Dell Security Advisory

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