ESA-2013-074: EMC Unisphere for VMAX Information Disclosure- Vulnerability

From: Security Alert <>
To: <>, <>,Security Alert <>
Subject: ESA-2013-074: EMC Unisphere for VMAX Information Disclosure- Vulnerability


Hash: SHA1

ESA-2013-074: EMC Unisphere for VMAX Information Disclosure Vulnerability 

EMC Identifier: ESA-2013-074

CVE Identifier: CVE-2013-3287

Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.6 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Affected products
        EMC Unisphere for VMAX versions 1.0, 1.1, 1.5, 1.6.


Certain debug configuration changes performed by an authorized user for LDAP environments may cause the LDAP bind password to be displayed in clear text on the console output.


For LDAP environments, occasionally higher level of LDAP debug logging may need to be enabled to assist in troubleshooting authorization issues involving LDAP groups.  Enabling higher level of debug logging in LDAP configurations causes the LDAP bind password to be displayed in clear text on the console.  


The following EMC products contain resolution to this issue:
      EMC Unisphere for VMAX version 

EMC strongly recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity.  Customers are also advised to change existing LDAP bind password to fully mitigate the exposure.

Link to remedies:

Customers can download software from Support Zone.

Select Support by Product and type Unisphere for VMAX ( From this page select Downloads, Documentation or Advisories as required.

Read and use the information in this 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 EMC Software Technical Support at 1-877-534-2867.

For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to EMC Knowledgebase solution emc218831. 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.

EMC Corporation distributes EMC Security Advisories, in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected EMC products, important security information. 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. 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 EMC or its suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if 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.

Version: GnuPG v1.4.13 (Cygwin)


Copyright © 1995-2020 All rights reserved.