Advisory Details

April 17th, 2014

CA ERwin Web Portal MIMM FileAccessServiceProvider Denial of Service Vulnerability

ZDI-14-096
ZDI-CAN-2017

CVE ID CVE-2014-2210
CVSS SCORE 7.8, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
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 13554. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to delete arbitrary files 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" fileaccess provider which is vulnerable to a directory traversal. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to delete arbitrary files recursively, including operating system files, as the service is installed with SYSTEM privileges by default.

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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