CA Unified Infrastructure Management < 8.48 / 8.53 Multiple Vulnerabilities (CA20180829-02)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 117341


A web application running on the remote host is affected by multiple information disclosure vulnerabilities.


According to its self-reported version number from the CA Unified Infrastructure Management (UIM) application running on the remote host is prior to 8.48 or 8.53. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A hardcoded secret key exists that could allow information disclosure. (CVE-2018-13819)

- A hardcoded passphrase exists that could allow information disclosure. (CVE-2018-13820)

- An unspecified authentication error exists that could allow various actions including reading and writing files. (CVE-2018-13821)

Note: The version was determined by checking the Unified Management Portal instance running on this host; however, it may not directly reflect the version of the Unified Infrastructure Management instance.


Upgrade to CA UIM version 8.48 or 8.53 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 117341

File Name: ca_uim_ca20180829-02.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2018/09/07

Modified: 2018/09/07

Dependencies: 95663

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: No nvd score available. score based on analysis of the vendor advisory.

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:ca:unified_infrastructure_management

Required KB Items: installed_sw/CA UMP, Settings/ParanoidReport

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-13819, CVE-2018-13820, CVE-2018-13821

BID: 105199

IAVB: 2018-B-0122