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Article Number: 000194541


DSA-2021-280: Dell EMC NetWorker Security Update for Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228, CVE-2021-45046, and CVE-2021-45105)

Summary: Dell EMC NetWorker remediation is available for the Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution Vulnerability that may be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system. DellSee more

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Impact

Critical

Details

Third-party Component  CVEs  More information 
Apache Log4j  CVE-2021-44228  Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution 
CVE-2021-45046 
CVE-2021-45105
Third-party Component  CVEs  More information 
Apache Log4j  CVE-2021-44228  Apache Log4j Remote Code Execution 
CVE-2021-45046 
CVE-2021-45105

Dell Technologies recommends all customers consider both the CVSS base score and any relevant temporal and environmental scores that may impact the potential severity associated with a particular security vulnerability.

Affected Products and Remediation

Product  Affected Versions  Updated Versions  Link to Update 
NetWorker Server
 
19.5.x
 
19.5.0.5 and 19.6.0 https://www.dell.com/support/home/en-ca/product-support/product/networker/drivers
 
19.4.x 19.4.0.6
NetWorker Virtual Edition 19.5.x 19.5.0.5 and 19.6.0 https://www.dell.com/support/home/en-ca/product-support/product/networker/drivers

Note: Only NVE for VMware and upgrade images are available for download.
19.4.x 19.4.0.6


Note:
  • NetWorker Storage Node, NetWorker Client, NetWorker Management Console, NetWorker Management UI, NetWorker CloudBoost, and NetWorker vProxy are not vulnerable.
  • NetWorker 19.1.x, 19.2.x, and 19.3.x are not vulnerable.
Product  Affected Versions  Updated Versions  Link to Update 
NetWorker Server
 
19.5.x
 
19.5.0.5 and 19.6.0 https://www.dell.com/support/home/en-ca/product-support/product/networker/drivers
 
19.4.x 19.4.0.6
NetWorker Virtual Edition 19.5.x 19.5.0.5 and 19.6.0 https://www.dell.com/support/home/en-ca/product-support/product/networker/drivers

Note: Only NVE for VMware and upgrade images are available for download.
19.4.x 19.4.0.6


Note:
  • NetWorker Storage Node, NetWorker Client, NetWorker Management Console, NetWorker Management UI, NetWorker CloudBoost, and NetWorker vProxy are not vulnerable.
  • NetWorker 19.1.x, 19.2.x, and 19.3.x are not vulnerable.
Revision History

Revision Date Description 
1.02021-12-15Workaround
1.12021-12-17Workaround update
1.22021-12-23Patch added
1.32021-12-2719.3 added as not vulnerable
1.42022-01-03updated additional CVE addressed
1.52022-01-11added 19.6 release to Affected Products and Remediation table
1.62022-01-14updated 19.4 release, removed workaround

Related Information

Dell Security Advisories and Notices
Dell Vulnerability Response Policy
CVSS Scoring Guide


The information in this Dell Technologies Security Advisory should be read and used to assist in avoiding situations that may arise from the problems described herein. Dell Technologies distributes Security Advisories to bring important security information to the attention of users of the affected product(s). Dell Technologies assesses the risk based on an average of risks across a diverse set of installed systems and may not represent the actual risk to your local installation and individual environment. It is recommended that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual environments and take appropriate actions. The information set forth herein is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Dell Technologies expressly 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 Dell Technologies, its affiliates or suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever arising from or related to the information contained herein or actions that you decide to take based thereon, including any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if Dell Technologies, its affiliates or suppliers have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, so the foregoing limitation shall apply to the extent permissible under law.

Article Properties


Affected Product

NetWorker Family, NetWorker, Product Security Information

Last Published Date

14 Jan 2022

Version

8

Article Type

Dell Security Advisory

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