DSA-2019-160: Dell EMC Unity Family, Dell EMC Unity XT Family: Security Update for supportutils Vulnerabilities


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High

First published:  23 Oct 2019
Last updated:  23 Oct 2019

CVE ID(s)

Overview

Severity Rating (CVSS Base Score)

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Affected products:  

  • Dell EMC Unity, Dell EMC Unity XT Operating Environment (OE) versions prior to 5.0.1.0.5.011

  • Dell EMC Unity VSA Operating Environment (OE) versions prior to 5.0.1.0.5.011


Summary:  
The embedded component supportutils within the Dell EMC Unity and Dell EMC Unity XT Product Family requires a security update to address various vulnerabilities.

Details

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For an explanation of Severity Ratings, refer to Dell EMC Knowledgebase article 468307. Dell EMC 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.

Read and use the information in this Dell EMC Security Advisory to assist in avoiding any situation that might arise from the problems described herein. If you have any questions regarding this product alert, contact Dell EMC Software Technical Support at 1-877-534-2867. Dell EMC distributes Dell EMC Security Advisories, in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected Dell EMC products, important security information. Dell EMC 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. Dell EMC 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 EMC or its suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if Dell EMC or its 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 may not apply.

Recommendations

The following Dell EMC Unity releases address these vulnerabilities:   

  • Dell EMC Unity, Dell EMC Unity XT Operating Environment (OE) version 5.0.1.0.5.011

  • Dell EMC UnityVSA Operating Environment (OE) version 5.0.1.0.5.011

To take advantage of the latest security fixes and enhancements, Dell EMC recommends upgrading to the latest Unity OE code.

Customers can refer to Dell EMC target code information at:    https://support.emc.com/docu39695_Target_Revisions_and_Adoption_Rates.pdf?language=en_US&language=en_US.

Link To Remedies

Registered Dell EMC Support customers can download Unity software from the Dell EMC Online Support web site.

Read and use the information in this Dell EMC Security Advisory to assist in avoiding any situation that might arise from the problems described herein. If you have any questions regarding this product alert, contact Dell EMC Software Technical Support at 1-877-534-2867. Dell EMC distributes Dell EMC Security Advisories, in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected Dell EMC products, important security information. Dell EMC 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. Dell EMC 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 EMC or its suppliers, be liable for any damages whatsoever including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, loss of business profits or special damages, even if Dell EMC or its 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 may not apply.