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VMware vCenter Orchestrator Discloses Passwords to Remote Authenticated Users
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1026816
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-1513   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 16 2012
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): vCO 4.0, 4.1, 4.2
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in VMware vCenter Orchestrator. A remote authenticated user can view the vCenter Server password.

The vCenter Orchestrator (vCO) Web Configuration tool allows a remote authenticated user to retrieve the vCenter Server password.

Alexey Sintsov from Digital Security Research Group reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can view password data.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (4.0 Update 4, 4.1 Update 2, 4.2 Update 1).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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