Advisory Details

April 17th, 2014

CA ERwin Web Portal MIMM ConfigServiceProvider Information Disclosure Vulnerability

ZDI-14-095
ZDI-CAN-2016

CVE ID CVE-2014-2210
CVSS SCORE 9, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:P)
AFFECTED VENDORS CA
AFFECTED PRODUCTS ERwin Web Portal
TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 13553. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to read database credentials on a system with vulnerable installations of CA ERwin Web Portal's Meta Integration Metadata Management service. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the "Meta Integration Web Server and Services" ConfigServiceProvider servlet which is vulnerable to a directory traversal. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to read arbitrary XML files, including files which store database credentials, under the context of SYSTEM. An attacker can couple this vulnerability with others to gain remote code execution.

VENDOR RESPONSE CA has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID={7F968A14-7407-4BCF-9EB1-EFE9F0E6D663}
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2014-04-11 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2014-04-17 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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