|CVSS SCORE||6.8, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)|
Data Protection Advisor
|TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION||TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 28103. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the EMC DPA Application service, which listens on TCP port 9002 by default. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of a user-supplied path prior to using it in file operations. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to disclose any files accessible to the SYSTEM user.
EMC has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: