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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   EMC Avamar Vendors:   EMC
EMC Avamar Client Certificate Validation Flaw Lets Remote Users Spoof the System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1028511
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-0945   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 3 2013
Impact:   User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Client version 6.x
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in EMC Avamar Client. A remote user can spoof the system.

The client does not properly validate the values in the Common Name (CN) and Subject Alternative Name (SAN) field of the Avamar Server certificate. A remote user with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack can masquerade as the server to gain access to the client's communications.

Impact:   A remote user can spoof the system to gain access to the client's communications.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (Client Hotfix # 50184 (client version 6.1.101-89)).
Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Authentication error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (FreeBSD), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Open UNIX-SCO), UNIX (macOS/OS X), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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