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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-0442

Original release date: 03/16/2011
Last revised: 09/21/2011


The service utility in EMC Avamar 5.x before 5.0.4 uses cleartext to transmit event details in (1) service requests and (2) e-mail messages, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by sniffing the network.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.5 LOW
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: XF
Name: avamar-service-utility-info-disclosure(66109)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0678
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20110315 ESA-2011-007: EMC Avamar sensitive information disclosure vulnerability
External Source: SREASON
Name: 8139
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0677
External Source: BID
Name: 46879
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1025213

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