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Article Number: 000198826


DSA-2022-108: PowerPath and PowerPath Management Appliance Security Update for OpenSSL Vulnerability

Summary: PowerPath Management Appliance contains remediation for OpenSSL vulnerability that may be exploited by malicious users to compromise the affected system. PowerPath Linux remediationSee more

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Impact

High

Details

Third-party Component CVE More information
Third-party Component CVE-2022-0778 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-0778
https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20220315.txt
 
 
Third-party Component CVE More information
Third-party Component CVE-2022-0778 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2022-0778
https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20220315.txt
 
 

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

CVEs Addressed Product Affected Versions Updated Versions Link to Update
CVE-2022-0778 PowerPath Management Appliance 3.0
3.0 P01
3.1
3.2
3.2 P01
3.2 SP1
NA NA
CVE-2022-0778 PowerPath Linux 7.4 NA NA
CVE-2022-0778 PowerPath Windows
 
7.0
6.5
6.4
NA


 
NA


 


Note: The table above may not be a comprehensive list of all affected supported versions and may be updated as more information becomes available.
CVEs Addressed Product Affected Versions Updated Versions Link to Update
CVE-2022-0778 PowerPath Management Appliance 3.0
3.0 P01
3.1
3.2
3.2 P01
3.2 SP1
NA NA
CVE-2022-0778 PowerPath Linux 7.4 NA NA
CVE-2022-0778 PowerPath Windows
 
7.0
6.5
6.4
NA


 
NA


 


Note: The table above may not be a comprehensive list of all affected supported versions and may be updated as more information becomes available.

Workarounds and Mitigations

For PowerPath Management Appliance, see Dell KB article 198690: Security KB.

For PowerPath Linux, customer must update the OpenSSL package on the host system. PowerPath Linux Security Configuration Guide (SCG) 2.0 is updated for OpenSSL dependency in host system.

For PowerPath Windows, OpenSSL_Configuration Utility 3.0. OpenSSL libraries are provided to customers through Dell EMC download site along with an installation script so that customers can install them separately.

Revision History

RevisionDateDescription
1.02022-04-25Initial Release

Related Information

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


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Article Properties


Affected Product

PowerPath for Linux, PowerPath for Windows, Product Security Information

Product

PowerPath/VE for VMware

Last Published Date

13 May 2022

Version

4

Article Type

Dell Security Advisory