RSA Certificate Manager 6.9 contains a fix for a path traversal vulnerabilitythat could potentially be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system.
RSA Certificate Manager Versions 6.9 build 560 through 6.9 build 564 contain a path traversal vulnerability in the RSA CMP Enroll Server and the RSA REST Enroll Server. A remote unauthenticated attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability by manipulating input parameters of the application to gain unauthorized read access to the files stored on the server filesystem, with the privileges of the running web application.
The following product versions contain resolutions to these issues:
RSA Certificate Manager version 6.9 build 565 or later
RSA recommends all customers upgrade at the earliest opportunity. Customers should follow security best practices to password protect CA and SSL keys, and to encrypt passwords in RSA Certificate Manager configuration files using ppencryption tool.
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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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