ZMerge administration database could allow unauthorized script access

zmerge-admindb-script-access (10057) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

ZMerge could allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to import or export data scripts. By default, the administration database grants "Manager" access to all users.This could allow an attacker with a ZMerge account to view or modify script data.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.

References:

  • Granite Software, Inc. Web site: Granite Software, Inc. -ReportLogic, ZMerge and more.
  • Rapid 7, Inc. Security Advisory R7-0005: Granite Software ZMerge Administration Database Insecure Default ACLs.
  • BID-5101: Zmerge Administration Database Insecure Default Access Control List
  • CVE-2002-0664: The default Access Control Lists (ACLs) of the administration database for ZMerge 4.x and 5.x provides arbitrary users (including anonymous users) with Manager level access, which allows the users to read or modify import/export scripts.
  • OSVDB ID: 11911: ZMerge for Lotus Domino Admin Database ACL Unprivileged Script Access

Platforms Affected:

  • Granite Software ZMerge 4.x
  • Granite Software ZMerge 5.x

Reported:

Sep 06, 2002

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