DSA-2020-100: RSA NetWitness Logs and Network Security Update for Dell EMC iDRAC Vulnerability

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Dell EMC Identifier:DSA-2020-100
CVE Identifier:CVE-2020-5344
Severity Rating:CVSSv3 Base Score: 7.0 (AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:H)
Affected Products:

RSA Netwitness Logs & Network, hardware appliance deployments only

Summary:The integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC) within RSA Authentication Manager hardware- based appliances require a security update to address a vulnerability.

An integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC) is an embedded management platform in PowerEdge servers used in RSA Authentication Manager 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-2020-5344


The following Dell EMC iDRAC firmware releases contain resolutions to these vulnerabilities:

iDRAC    iDRAC firmware version




Customers can obtain the firmware upgrade instructions via the following link:


RSA recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity.

Severity Rating:For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to Dell’s Vulnerability Disclosure Policy. 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.
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