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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                  Vulnerability in Hitachi Device Manager
                             14 February 2018


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Hitachi Device Manager
Publisher:         Hitachi
Operating System:  Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Access Confidential Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade

Original Bulletin: 

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An XXE(XML External Entity) Vulnerability was found in Hitachi Device Manager.

Security Information ID


Vulnerability description

An XXE(XML External Entity) Vulnerability was found in Hitachi Device Manager.
This vulnerability only affects the Linux cluster environment.

Affected products and versions are listed below. Please upgrade your version to 
the appropriate version.

Affected products

The information is organized under the following headings:
Product name: Gives the name of the affected product.


    Gives the affected version.

Product name: Hitachi Device Manager


    8.1.2-00 or more and less than 8.5.3-04

Fixed products

The information is organized under the following headings:
Product name: Gives the name of the fixed product.


    Gives the fixed version, and release date.

Scheduled version:

    Gives the fixed version scheduled to be released.

Product name: Hitachi Device Manager


    8.5.3-04 February 13, 2018

For details on the fixed products, contact your Hitachi support service 

Revision history

February 13, 2018
    This page is released.

    Hitachi, Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Hitachi") tries to provide accurate
    information about security countermeasures. However, since information about 
    security problems constantly changes, the contents of these Web pages are 
    subject to change without prior notice. When referencing information, please 
    confirm that you are referencing the latest information.
    The Web pages include information about products that are developed by 
    non-Hitachi software developers. Vulnerability information about those products 
    is based on the information provided or disclosed by those developers. Although 
    Hitachi is careful about the accuracy and completeness of this information, the 
    contents of the Web pages may change depending on the changes made by the 
    The Web pages are intended to provide vulnerability information only, and 
    Hitachi shall not have any legal responsibility for the information contained 
    in them. Hitachi shall not be liable for any consequences arising out of or in 
    connection with the security countermeasures or other actions that you will take 
    or have taken (or not taken) by yourself.
    The links to other web sites are valid at the time of the release of the page. 
    Although Hitachi makes an effort to maintain the links, Hitachi cannot guarantee 
    their permanent availability.

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