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Oracle Utilities Applications Framework mitigation plan for CVE 2021-44228 and CVE-2021-45046 (Doc ID 2827735.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 14, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Utilities Framework - Version 4.3.0.1.0 to 4.4.0.3.0 [Release 4.3 to 4.4]
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Oracle Public Sector Revenue Management - Version 2.5.0.0.0 to 2.5.0.1.0 [Release 2.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Purpose

In response to Security Alert CVE-2021-44228, Oracle has released patches for Oracle Utilities Framework.  This document provides you information on how to obtain and apply these security updates.  Please note that these patches address both vulnerabilities CVE-2021-44228 and CVE-2021-45046.

Additionally, the Apache Software Foundation has published a number of mitigation steps in response to the Log4j vulnerabilities CVE-2021-44228 and CVE-2021-45046. These mitigations are published at https://logging.apache.org/log4j/2.x/security.html. This document provides information to assist you in implementing the recommended Apache Mitigations in Oracle Utilities Framework.  However, Oracle recommends that you apply the necessary patches as soon as possible to permanently address these vulnerabilities.

 

 

Scope

 This vulnerability only affects framework version 4.3.0.1.0 and higher.

Manual Mitigation instructions

These instructions follow the mitigation guidance provided by Apache at the time of this writing to remove the JDNILookup class.

             splenviron.sh -e [ENVIRONMENT NAME]

            grep log4j-core $SPLEBASE/structures/ouaf_jar_versions.txt.template

            log4j-core 2.X

            zip -q -d $SPLEBASE/etc/lib/log4j-core-2.X.jar org/apache/logging/log4j/core/lookup/JndiLookup.class

            initialSetup.sh

 

Patches are available for the following product names and versions:

 

Product Name Product Version Product Patch
 Oracle Utilities Application Framework  4.3.0.1.0  33660915 - is superseded by 33688512
   4.3.0.2.0  33660924 - is superseded by 33688556
   4.3.0.3.0  33660926 - is superseded by 33688568
   4.3.0.4.0  33660928 - is superseded by 33688573
   4.3.0.5.0  33660949
   4.3.0.6.0  33660950
   4.4.0.0.0  33660953
   4.4.0.2.0  33660958
   4.4.0.3.0  33660975

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Purpose
Scope
 Manual Mitigation instructions
 These instructions follow the mitigation guidance provided by Apache at the time of this writing to remove the JDNILookup class.
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