RSA-2021-01: Identity Governance and Lifecycle Security Update for Oracle Database Vulnerabilities

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RSA Identifier:RSA-2021-01
CVE Identifier:See Advisory
Severity Rating:See NVD ( for individual scores for each CVE
Affected Products:
  • RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle
  • RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance


Note: This applies only to any deployment using an RSA provided Oracle database, including hardware appliance and software bundle deployments.



Unaffected Products:
  • RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle and RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance:
    Software-only systems or any deployment where RSA did not provide the database

The database components in RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle and RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance require a security update to address various vulnerabilities.


RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle and RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance have been updated to address the following security vulnerabilities.


Oracle Updates: 























Note - For more information about any of the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVEs) mentioned here consult the National Vulnerability Database (NVD) at  To search for a CVE, use the database's search utility at


The Appliance Updater tool's January 2021 release will resolve these issues.


RSA recommends all appliance customers install the Appliance Updater to ensure that embedded database components are kept current with security updates and patches.


This Appliance Updater supports the RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle or RSA Via Lifecycle and Governance products which use an RSA provided Oracle database.


Customers can obtain the documentation and software by downloading them from the Downloads area on RSA Identity Governance and Lifecycle space of RSA Link.


Severity Rating:For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to the RSA 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 a 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 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.


In no event shall RSA, its affiliates or its suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if RSA, its affiliates, or its suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the foregoing limitation may not apply.