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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

       Information disclosure patched in Hitachi Automation Director
                                28 May 2018


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Hitachi Automation Director
Publisher:         Hitachi
Operating System:  Windows
                   Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Access Confidential Data -- Unknown/Unspecified
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade

Original Bulletin: 

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Information Disclosure Vulnerability in Hitachi Automation Director

Update: May 25, 2018

An Information Disclosure Vulnerability was found in Hitachi Automation

Security Information ID


Vulnerability description

An Information Disclosure Vulnerability was found in Hitachi Automation

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

Affected products

Product name: Hitachi Automation Director (English version)


Windows, Linux
    8.5.2-02 or more and less than 8.6.0-01

Product name: Hitachi Automation Director (Japanese version)


Windows, Linux
    8.5.2-03 or more and less than 8.5.4-03

Fixed products

Product name: Hitachi Automation Director (English version)


Windows, Linux
    8.6.0-01 May 18, 2018

Product name: Hitachi Automation Director (Japanese version)


Windows, Linux
    8.5.4-03 May 25, 2018

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

Revision history

May 25, 2018
    This page is released.

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