August 8, 2019
Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance is prone to multiple security vulnerabilities. Attackers can exploit these issues to steal cookie-based authentication credentials, control how the page is rendered to the user, obtain sensitive information or bypass certain security restrictions and aid in brute-force attacks. Other attacks are also possible. Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance versions 2.0, 2.1 and 2.2 are vulnerable.
- Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance 2.0
- Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance 2.1
- Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance 2.2
Permit local access for trusted individuals only. Where possible, use restricted environments and restricted shells.
Allow only trusted and accountable individuals to have local interactive access to the vulnerable computer.
Block external access at the network boundary, unless external parties require service.
Restricting access to trusted computers only may reduce the risk of exploits.
Run all software as a nonprivileged user with minimal access rights.
To reduce the impact of latent vulnerabilities, always run nonadministrative software as an unprivileged user with minimal access rights.
Deploy network intrusion detection systems to monitor network traffic for malicious activity.
NIDS may detect and identify suspicious activity. Review and audit logs on a regular basis to identify attacks and breaches of policy.
Do not follow links provided by unknown or untrusted sources.
Web users should be cautious about following links to sites that are provided by unfamiliar or suspicious sources. Filtering HTML from emails may help remove a possible vector for transmitting malicious links to users.
Since a successful exploit of some of these issues requires malicious code to execute in web clients, consider disabling support for script code and active content within the client browser. Note that this mitigation tactic might adversely affect legitimate websites that rely on the execution of browser-based script code.
Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.
The vendor reported these issues.
© 1995- Symantec Corporation
Permission to redistribute this alert electronically is granted as long as it is not edited in any way unless authorized by Symantec Security Response. Reprinting the whole or part of this alert in any medium other than electronically requires permission from firstname.lastname@example.org.
The information in the advisory is believed to be accurate at the time of publishing based on currently available information. Use of the information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are no warranties with regard to this information. Neither the author nor the publisher accepts any liability for any direct, indirect, or consequential loss or damage arising from use of, or reliance on, this information.
Symantec, Symantec products, Symantec Security Response, and email@example.com are registered trademarks of Symantec Corp. and/or affiliated companies in the United States and other countries. All other registered and unregistered trademarks represented in this document are the sole property of their respective companies/owners.