CA Unified Infrastructure Management download_lar Directory Traversal Information Disclosure VulnerabilityZDI-16-605: November 9th, 2016
Unified Infrastructure Management
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information from vulnerable installations of CA Unified Infrastructure Management. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within processing of the download_lar servlet. The servlet is vulnerable to directory traversal and can be used to exfiltrate sensitive system files from the system.
Vendor ResponseCA has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2016-08-30 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2016-11-09 - Coordinated public release of advisory
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