DSA-2019-026: RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle Security Update for Multiple Hardware Appliance Firmware Vulnerabilities

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Dell EMC Identifier:DSA-2019-026
CVE Identifier:CVE-2018-15774, CVE-2018-15776
Severity:High
Severity Rating:CVSSv3 Base Score: See NVD (http://nvd.nist.gov/ ) for individual scores for each CVE
Affected Products:
  • RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle, hardware appliance deployments only
  • RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance, hardware appliance deployments only
  • RSA Identity Management & Governance (RSA IMG), hardware appliance deployments only

 

Note: - Only Hardware appliance deployment with Dell R620/R720 (12G) and Dell R630/R730 (13G) servers as part of an RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle product solution are affected.

Unaffected Products:
  • RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle, software bundle and software-only deployments
  • RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance, software bundle and software-only deployments
  • RSA IMG, software bundle and software-only deployments
Summary:Dell EMC iDRAC (Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller) in RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle, RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance, and RSA IMG hardware-based appliances, requires a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities which may potentially be exploited to compromise the affected systems.
Details:

An integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC) is an embedded management platform in PowerEdge servers used in RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle, RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance, and RSA IMG hardware-based appliances. iDRAC provides browser-based and command-line interfaces for managing and monitoring the server hardware.

 

Dell EMC iDRAC has been updated to address the following vulnerabilities:

  • CVE-2018-15774
  • CVE-2018-15776

 

 

Please see Dell EMC KB document for more information: https://www.dell.com/support/article/us/en/04/sln315190/dell-emc-idrac-multiple-vulnerabilities-cve-2018-15774-and-cve-2018-15776-?lang=en
Recommendation:

RSA recommends customer using a firmware version before 2.61.60.60 to upgrade to the latest version 2.61.60.60. This firmware has been qualified for use by our product for the affected hardware appliance platforms (R630, R730, R620, R720) with iDRAC7/iDRAC8.

 

Customers can obtain the firmware upgrade instructions via the following RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle RSA Link:

 RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle Availability of Hardware Appliance Firmware Updates
Severity Rating:For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to the Security Advisories Severity Rating knowledge base article. 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.
EOPS Policy:RSA has a defined End of Primary Support policy associated with all major versions. Please refer to the Product Version Life Cycle for additional details.
Legal Information:

Read and use the information in this RSA Security Advisory to assist in avoiding any situation that might arise from the problems described herein. If you have any questions regarding this advisory, contact RSA Customer Support. RSA Security LLC and its affiliates, including without limitation, its ultimate parent company, Dell Technologies, distribute RSA 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 disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement.

 

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