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CVE-2017-4985 Detail

Current Description

In EMC VNX2 versions prior to OE for File 8.1.9.211 and VNX1 versions prior to OE for File 7.1.80.8, a local authenticated user may potentially escalate their privileges to root due to authorization checks not being performed on certain perl scripts. This may potentially be exploited by an attacker to run arbitrary commands as root on the targeted VNX Control Station system.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/540738/30/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99037 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-862 Missing Authorization NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:emc:vnx2_firmware:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:emc:vnx2:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:emc:vnx1_firmware:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:emc:vnx1:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-4985
NVD Published Date:
06/19/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019