2021-21601 | Dell EMC Data Protection Search/IDPA log file (000189555)
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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in Dell EMC Data Protection Search and IDPA (affected version not known). Affected by this issue is an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-532. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:
Dell EMC Data Protection Search, 19.4 and prior, and IDPA, 2.6.1 and prior, contain an Information Exposure in Log File Vulnerability in CIS. A local low privileged attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability, leading to the disclosure of certain user credentials. The attacker may be able to use the exposed credentials to access the vulnerable application with the privileges of the compromised account.
The weakness was disclosed 08/11/2021 as 000189555. The advisory is available at dell.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2021-21601 since 01/04/2021. The exploitation is known to be easy. Local access is required to approach this attack. The requirement for exploitation is a simple authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 08/15/2021).
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.3
Status: Not defined
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