EMC Data Protection Advisor 6.2 < 6.4 Patch B180 / < 6.5 patch B51 (DSA-2018-112).

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112193


The remote application may be affected by XML External Entity Vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version, the application is 6.2 < 6.4 Patch B180 or 6.5 < 6.5 patch B51. It is, therefore, affected by an XML external entity vulnerability vulnerability.


Upgrade EMC Data Protection Advisor to version 6.4 Patch B180 or 6.5 patch B51 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112193

File Name: emc_dpa_6_5_0_103604.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2018/08/31

Updated: 2020/07/17

Dependencies: 112194

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-11048

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:emc:data_protection_advisor

Required KB Items: installed_sw/EMC Data Protection Advisor

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11048

BID: 105130

IAVB: 2018-B-0118-S