Sun Fire Embedded Lights Out Manager unauthorized network access

sunfire-elom-unauth-access (48329) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Sun Fire Server could allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to the network, caused by multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in the Embedded Lights Out Manager (ELOM) software. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to bypass security restrictions and execute arbitrary commands on the Service Processor (SP).

*CVSS:

Base Score: 7.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to Sun Alert ID: 239886 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • Sun Alert ID: 239886: Security Vulnerabilities in the Embedded Lights Out Manager (ELOM) on Sun Fire X2100 M2 and X2200 M2 May Allow Unauthorized Logins.
  • ASA-2009-048: Security Vulnerabilities in the Embedded Lights Out Manager (ELOM) on Sun Fire X2100 M2 and X2200 M2 May Allow Unauthorized Logins (Sun 239886)
  • BID-33506: Sun Fire X2100/X2200 M2 Servers Security Bypass and Remote Command Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2009-0344: Unspecified vulnerability in the Embedded Lights Out Manager (ELOM) on the Sun Fire X2100 M2 and X2200 M2 x86 platforms before SP/BMC firmware 3.20 allows remote attackers to obtain privileged ELOM login access or execute arbitrary Service Processor (SP) commands via unknown vectors, aka Bug ID 6633175, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-5717.
  • CVE-2009-0345: Unspecified vulnerability in the Embedded Lights Out Manager (ELOM) on the Sun Fire X2100 M2 and X2200 M2 x86 platforms before SP/BMC firmware 3.20 allows remote attackers to obtain privileged ELOM login access or execute arbitrary Service Processor (SP) commands via unknown vectors, aka Bug ID 6648082, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-5717.
  • SA33726: Sun Fire X2100 / X2200 Embedded Lights Out Manager Security Bypass
  • SECTRACK ID: 1021646: Sun Fire Embedded Lights Out Manager Lets Remote Users Gain Access

Platforms Affected:

  • Sun Fire X2100M2 Server 3.19
  • Sun Fire X2200M2 Server 3.19

Reported:

Jan 28, 2009

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