ESA-2013-057: RSA Archer(r) GRC Multiple Vulnerabilities

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2013-09-09T00:00:00




ESA-2013-057: RSA Archer® GRC Multiple Vulnerabilities

EMC Identifier: ESA-2013-057

CVE Identifier: CVE-2013-3276, CVE-2013-3277

Severity Rating: CVSS v2 Base Score: See below for individual scores

Affected Products:

RSA Archer version 5.x


RSA Archer GRC 5.4 platform contains fixes for security vulnerabilities that could potentially be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system.


The vulnerabilities addressed in RSA Archer GRC 5.4 are:

1.Improper restriction of user login (CVE-2013-3276) A flaw in platform does not prevent users from login who should have been deactivated.

CVSSv2 Base Score: 6 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

2.Open redirect vulnerability (CVE-2013-3277) This vulnerability may allow malicious phishing attacks by redirecting users to arbitrary web sites.

CVSSv2 Base Score: 5.8 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N) Recommendation:

RSA strongly recommends all customers upgrade to RSA Archer GRC 5.4 at their earliest opportunity.

•5.4 installers are available through RSA SecureCare Online (SCOL) •For additional information on fixes and steps to reduce risk, see the ESA-2013-057 FAQ in the documentation section of SCOL.

Obtaining Documentation:

To obtain the Platform documentation, log on to RSA Archer Community at and click Documents in the top navigation menu. Select the specific category and the version tag of the Platform version you want. Scroll to the document that you want and click the document name. If you have any questions on the Community, please email

Severity Rating:

For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to the Knowledge Base Article, “Security Advisories Severity Rating” at RSA recommends all customers take into account both the base score and any relevant temporal and environmental scores which may impact the potential severity associated with particular security vulnerability.

Obtaining More Information:

For more information about RSA Archer GRC in general, visit the public RSA web site at

RSA Archer Community/Exchange:

Getting Support and Service:

For customers with current maintenance contracts, contact your local RSA Customer Support center with any additional questions regarding this RSA SecurCare Note. For contact telephone numbers or e-mail addresses, log on to RSA SecurCare Online at, click Help & Contact, and then click the Contact Us - Phone tab or the Contact Us - Email tab.

General Customer Support Information:

RSA SecurCare Online:

EOPS Policy:

RSA has a defined End of Primary Support policy associated with all major versions. Please refer to the link below for additional details.

SecurCare Online Security Advisories

RSA, The Security Division of EMC, distributes SCOL Security Advisories in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected RSA products important security information. RSA recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. RSA disclaim all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement. In no event shall RSA or its suppliers be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if RSA or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages so the foregoing limitation may not apply.

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