DSA-2019-118: Dell EMC Enterprise Copy Data Management (eCDM) Improper Certificate Validation Vulnerability


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Medium

First published:  28 Aug 2019
Last updated:  28 Aug 2019

CVE ID(s)

Overview

Severity Rating (CVSS Base Score)

6.4 (AV:A/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N)

Affected products:  
Dell EMC Enterprise Copy Data Management (eCDM) version 1.0
Dell EMC Enterprise Copy Data Management (eCDM) version 1.1  
Dell EMC Enterprise Copy Data Management (eCDM) version 2.0
Dell EMC Enterprise Copy Data Management (eCDM) version 2.1
Dell EMC Enterprise Copy Data Management (eCDM) version 3.0


Summary:   
Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager contains fixes for an Improper Certificate Validation issue found in eCDM that may potentially be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system.

Details

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For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to Dell EMC Knowledgebase article 468307. Dell EMC recommends all customers take into account both the base score and any relevant temporal and environmental scores which may impact the potential severity associated with particular security vulnerability.

Read and use the information in this Dell EMC Security Advisory to assist in avoiding any situation that might arise from the problems described herein. If you have any questions regarding this product alert, contact Dell EMC Software Technical Support at 1-877-534-2867. Dell EMC distributes Dell EMC Security Advisories, in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected Dell EMC products, important security information. Dell EMC recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Dell EMC disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event, shall Dell EMC or its suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if Dell EMC or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the foregoing limitation may not apply.

Recommendations

The following Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager (formerly named Dell EMC Enterprise Copy Data Management) releases address these vulnerabilities:  

  • Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager version 19.1 or later

Dell EMC recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity. Contact Dell EMC PowerProtect Data Manager customer support to download the required binary files and install it.

Credit

Dell EMC would like to thank Thorsten Tüllmann from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) for reporting this vulnerability.

Read and use the information in this Dell EMC Security Advisory to assist in avoiding any situation that might arise from the problems described herein. If you have any questions regarding this product alert, contact Dell EMC Software Technical Support at 1-877-534-2867. Dell EMC distributes Dell EMC Security Advisories, in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected Dell EMC products, important security information. Dell EMC recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Dell EMC disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event, shall Dell EMC or its suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if Dell EMC or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the foregoing limitation may not apply.