CA20220616-01: Security Notice for CA Clarity

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16 June 2022

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CA20220616-01: Security Notice for CA Clarity

Issued: June 16th, 2022

CA Technologies, A Broadcom Company, is alerting customers to a vulnerability in CA Clarity. A vulnerability exists that can allow a remote attacker to access sensitive data. CA has published solutions to address this vulnerability and recommends that all affected customers implement these solutions.

The vulnerability, CVE-2022-33739, occurs due to insecure XML parsing.  A remote attacker can potentially view the contents of any file on the system.

Risk Rating

CVE-2022-33739 - Medium

Platform(s)

All

Affected Products

CA Clarity 15.8 and below
CA Clarity 15.9.0

Non-Affected Products

CA Clarity 15.8.1 and above
CA Clarity 15.9.0.1 and above

How to determine if the installation is affected

Check the product version and hotfix level.
https://knowledge.broadcom.com/external/article/190147/how-to-determine-the-current-version-of.html  

Solution

CA Technologies published the following solutions to address the vulnerabilities:

Upgrade to 15.9.0.1 or later.

The latest release is Clarity 16.0.2.

How to determine if the fix is applied

Check the product version and hotfix level.
https://knowledge.broadcom.com/external/article/190147/how-to-determine-the-current-version-of.html

References

CVE-2022-33739 - CA Clarity XXE vulnerability

Acknowledgement

CVE-2022-33739 - Michał Skowron (ING Hubs Poland)

Change History

Version 1.0: 2022-06-16 - Initial Release

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Customers who require additional information about this notice may contact CA Technologies Support at https://support.broadcom.com/.

To report a suspected vulnerability in a CA Technologies product, please send a summary to the CA Technologies Product Vulnerability Response Team.

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