Arcserve Unified Data Protection Management Service EdgeServiceImpl getBackupPolicy Information Disclosure VulnerabilityZDI-15-243: May 26th, 2015
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose information on vulnerable installations of Arcserve Unified Data Protection. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the getBackupPolicy method of the EdgeServiceImpl web service. By sending a crafted SOAP request, this method will return an individual application's backup policies which contains sensitive credentials. An attacker could use this to create an information disclosure under the context of the SYSTEM user.
Vendor ResponseArcserve has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2015-04-09 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2015-05-26 - Coordinated public release of advisory
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