June 2014 OpenSSL Elliptic Curve Vulnerabilities in Multiple NetApp Products

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Specified NetApp products are affected by two vulnerabilities in the OpenSSL library Elliptic Curve Cryptography (ECC) implementation. Several NetApp products incorporate the OpenSSL software libraries to provide cryptographic capabilities. The OpenSSL releases prior to 0.9.8za, 1.0.0m, and 1.0.1h are affected by vulnerabilities related to ECC implementations.

  • CVE-2014-3470 addresses a denial-of-service attack related to the enablement of anonymous Elliptic Curve Diffie-Hellman cypher suites.
  • CVE-2014-0076 addresses an attack on the Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm nonces.


Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can allow compromise of confidentiality and integrity of the communication and possibly a session hijack after authentication has occurred.

Vulnerability Scoring Details

CVE Score Vector
CVE-2014-0076 4.1 (MEDIUM) AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N/E:F/RL:ND/RC:C
CVE-2014-3470 4.1 (MEDIUM) AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P/E:F/RL:U/RC:C

Exploitation and Public Announcements

NetApp is aware of public discussion of this vulnerability.


Affected Products

  • Cluster Network Switch (NetApp CN1610)
  • Clustered Data ONTAP
  • Clustered Data ONTAP Antivirus Connector
  • Config Advisor
  • Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode
  • NetApp Host Agent
  • NetApp Manageability SDK
  • NetApp SMI-S Provider
  • NetApp VTL
  • OnCommand Balance
  • OnCommand Unified Manager Host Package
  • OnCommand Workflow Automation
  • Open Systems SnapVault Agent
  • Service Processor
  • SnapDrive for Unix
  • SnapDrive for Windows
  • SnapProtect

Products Not Affected

  • 7-Mode Transition Tool
  • ATTO FibreBridge
  • AutoSupport, MySupport,support.netapp.com
  • Brocade Fabric Operating System Firmware
  • Brocade Network Advisor Software
  • Brocade Network Operating System Firmware
  • Data ONTAP Edge
  • Data ONTAP PowerShell Toolkit
  • E-Series SANtricity Management Plug-ins (VMware vCenter)
  • E-Series SANtricity OS Controller Software 8.x
  • E-Series SANtricity Storage Manager
  • E-Series SANtricity Web Services (REST API) for Web Services Proxy
  • FAS/AFF System Firmware
  • FlashRay
  • Host Utilities - SAN for ESX
  • Host Utilities - SAN for Unix and Linux
  • Host Utilities - SAN for Windows
  • MetroCluster Plug-in for vSphere
  • Multipath I/O (Data ONTAP DSM for Windows MPIO)
  • NetApp Cloud Backup
  • NetApp NFS Plug-in for VMware VAAI
  • NetApp Plug-in for Symantec NetBackup
  • NetApp Recovery Manager for Citrix Sharefile
  • NetApp SANtricity SMI-S Provider
  • NetApp Storage Encryption
  • NetApp VASA Provider for Clustered Data ONTAP 7.0 and above
  • NetApp VASA Provider for Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode
  • OnCommand Cloud Manager
  • OnCommand Insight
  • OnCommand Performance Manager (Unified Manager Performance Pkg)
  • OnCommand Plug-in for Microsoft
  • OnCommand System Manager
  • OnCommand Unified Manager for 7-Mode (core package)
  • RAID Controller CTS2600 Legacy Engenio
  • RBAC User Creator for Data ONTAP
  • Single Mailbox Recovery
  • Snap Creator Framework
  • SnapManager for Exchange
  • SnapManager for Hyper-V
  • SnapManager for MS SQL
  • SnapManager for Oracle
  • SnapManager for SAP
  • SnapManager for Sharepoint
  • Storage Replication Adapter for Clustered Data ONTAP for VMware vSphere 4.x and above
  • Storage Replication Adapter for Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode 2.1
  • Storage Services Connector
  • StorageGRID
  • StorageGRID Webscale
  • System Setup
  • Virtual Storage Console for Citrix XenServer
  • Virtual Storage Console for Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
  • Virtual Storage Console for VMware vSphere 7.0 and above

Software Versions and Fixes

NetApp's currently available patches are listed below.

Product First Fixed in Release
NetApp Host Agent NetApp Host Agent has no plans to address this vulnerability. See the EOA announcement for more information.
SnapProtect http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/snapprotect/11.0SP4/
Clustered Data ONTAP http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/ontap/8.2.2/
Open Systems SnapVault Agent http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/snapvault_oss/esx/3.0.1P6/
SnapDrive for Unix http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/snapdrive_redhatlinux/5.2.1P1/
NetApp Manageability SDK http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/nmsdk/5.2.1R1P1/
Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/ontap/8.1.4P5/
OnCommand Balance http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/oncommand_ib/4.2/
OnCommand Unified Manager Host Package OnCommand Unified Manager Host Package has no plans to address this vulnerability. See the EOA announcement for more information.
NetApp VTL NetApp VTL has no plans to address this vulnerability. See the EOA announcement for more information.
SnapDrive for Windows http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/snapdrive_win/7.1/
OnCommand Workflow Automation http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/ocwfa/2.2.1/
Cluster Network Switch (NetApp CN1610) http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/cm_switches_ntap/



Obtaining Software Fixes

Software fixes will be made available through the NetApp Support website in the Software Download section.



Customers who do not have access to the Support website should contact Technical Support at the number below to obtain the patches.

Contact Information

Check http://mysupport.netapp.com for further updates.
For questions, contact NetApp at:

Technical Support
1 888 4 NETAPP (1 888 463 8277) (U.S. and Canada)
+00 800 44 638277 (EMEA/Europe)
+800 800 80 800 (Asia/Pacific)

Status of This Notice


This advisory should be considered the single source of current, up-to-date, authorized and accurate information from NetApp.

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Revision History

Revision # Date Comments
1.0 20140609 Initial Public Release
2.0 20140610 Updated Affected Products.
3.0 20140611 Updated Products Not affected.
4.0 20140612 Updated Affected Products.
5.0 20140613 Updated Affected Products.
6.0 20146017 Updated affected & not affected products.
7.0 20146021 Updated affected & not affected products.
8.0 20140710 Updated affected & not affected products.
9.0 20140714 Updated not affected products.
10.0 20140716 Updated affected & not affected products.
11.0 2014724 Updated products not affected.
12.0 2014731 Updated affected & not affected products, fixed software.
13.0 20140804 Updated affected & not affected products, fixed software.
14.0 20140904 Updated products not affected & fixed available software.
15.0 20140908 Updated fixed available software.
16.0 20140910 Updated fixed available software.
17.0 20140911 Updated fixed available software.
18.0 20140918 Updated fixed available software.
19.0 20141003 KB transition - no content change.
20.0 20141024 Added link to the advisory; formatting.
21.0 20141110 Updated Software Versions and Fixes, formatting.
22.0 201401112 Updated Software Versions and Fixes.
23.0 20141118 Updated Software Versions and Fixes.
24.0 20140205 Update OCWFA fix link to 2.2.1GA, update title
25.0 20150327 Updated Software Versions and Fixes, after further evaluation OnCommand Performance Manager was moved to the not affected list
26.0 20150828 OnCommand Unified Manager Host Package added to Software Versions and Fixes
27.0 20160811 Snap Protect added to Software Versions and Fixes
28.0 20160823 Data ONTAP operating in 7-mode, Open Systems SnapVault Agent & SMI-S Provider (formerly Data ONTAP SMI-S Agent) moved to Products With Revised Vulnerability Status and added to Software Versions and Fixes, formatting changes, NetApp Host Agent added to Software Versions and Fixes, Final status.

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