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HP ArcSight Logger: brute force on SOAP
Synthesis of the vulnerability
An attacker can try to authenticate with no limit on SOAP, in order to perform a brute force.
Vulnerable software: ArcSight Logger.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights, user access/rights.
Attacker's origin: intranet client.
Creation date: 20/10/2015.
Revision date: 04/11/2015.
Références of this computer vulnerability: c04863612, CVE-2015-6029, HPSBGN03429, VIGILANCE-VUL-18139, VU#842252.
Description of the vulnerability
The HP ArcSight Logger product offers a SOAP interface requiring an authentication.
However, there is no limit on the number of authentication trials.
An attacker can therefore try to authenticate with no limit on SOAP, in order to perform a brute force.
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