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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   EMC Watch4net Vendors:   EMC
EMC Watch4net Lets Local Users Obtain Device Passwords
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1029535
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-6181   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 24 2013
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 6.3
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in EMC Watch4net. A local user can view passwords.

The system stores passwords of monitored devices in clear text in its installation repository. A local user with access to the installation repository can view the passwords.

Impact:   A local user with access to the installation repository can view the passwords.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (6.3).
Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  

Message History:   None.

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