EMC Data Protection Advisor Web UI Directory Traversal

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64703


The remote web server is affected by a directory traversal vulnerability.


According to its build date, the EMC Data Protection Advisor Web UI on the remote host is affected by a directory traversal vulnerability that may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to copy and read files from the affected system.


Apply patch DPA-21068.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64703

File Name: emc_dpa_21068.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2013/02/20

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 64702

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:emc:data_protection_advisor

Required KB Items: www/emc_dpa

Excluded KB Items: Settings/disable_cgi_scanning

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/12/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/12/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4616

BID: 57046