Intel SA-00161 L1 Terminal Fault Vulnerabilities in NetApp Products

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Summary

Multiple NetApp products incorporate Intel chipsets and processors. Certain processor products supporting Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX) are susceptible to multiple speculative execution side-channel methods referred to as L1 Terminal Fault (L1TF). These methods may allow an unauthorized disclosure of information residing in the L1 data cache to a local attacker.

Impact

These methods may allow an unauthorized disclosure of information residing in the L1 data cache to a local attacker.

Vulnerability Scoring Details

CVE Score Vector
CVE-2018-3615 7.9 (HIGH) CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:L/A:N
CVE-2018-3620 7.1 (HIGH) CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N
CVE-2018-3646 7.1 (HIGH) CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Exploitation and Public Announcements

NetApp is aware of public discussion of this vulnerability.

References

Affected Products

None.

Products Not Affected

  • 7-Mode Transition Tool
  • ATTO FibreBridge
  • Active IQ Performance Analytics Services
  • AutoSupport, MySupport,support.netapp.com
  • Brocade Fabric Operating System Firmware
  • Brocade Network Advisor Software
  • Brocade Network Operating System Firmware
  • Cloud Control
  • Cloud Portal
  • Cloud Sync
  • Cluster Network Switch (NetApp CN1610)
  • Clustered Data ONTAP
  • Clustered Data ONTAP Antivirus Connector
  • Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode
  • E-Series SANtricity Management Plug-ins (VMware vCenter)
  • E-Series SANtricity OS Controller Software 11.30 and later
  • 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 Baseboard Management Controller (BMC)
  • FAS/AFF System Firmware
  • HCI/Solidfire System Firmware
  • Host Utilities - SAN for ESX
  • Host Utilities - SAN for Unix and Linux
  • Host Utilities - SAN for Windows
  • MetroCluster Tiebreaker for clustered Data ONTAP
  • Multipath I/O (Data ONTAP DSM for Windows MPIO)
  • NetApp Cloud Backup (formerly AltaVault)
  • NetApp Cloud Backup OST Plug-in (formerly AltaVault OST Plug-in)
  • NetApp Converged Systems Advisor
  • NetApp HCI Compute Nodes
  • NetApp HCI Storage Nodes
  • NetApp Host Agent
  • NetApp Manageability SDK
  • NetApp NFS Plug-in for VMware VAAI
  • NetApp Plug-in for Symantec NetBackup
  • NetApp SANtricity Cloud Connector
  • NetApp SANtricity SMI-S Provider
  • NetApp SMI-S Provider
  • NetApp Service Level Manager
  • NetApp SolidFire Element OS Management Node
  • NetApp SteelStore Cloud Integrated Storage
  • NetApp Storage Encryption
  • NetApp VASA Provider for Clustered Data ONTAP 7.0 and above
  • ONTAP Select Deploy administration utility
  • OnCommand API Services
  • OnCommand Cloud Manager
  • OnCommand Insight
  • OnCommand Plug-in for Microsoft
  • OnCommand System Manager
  • OnCommand Unified Manager for 7-Mode (core package)
  • OnCommand Unified Manager for Linux 7.3 and above
  • OnCommand Unified Manager for VMware vSphere 7.3 and above
  • OnCommand Unified Manager for Windows 7.3 and above
  • OnCommand Workflow Automation
  • Open Systems SnapVault Agent
  • Perfstat
  • RAID Controller CTS2600 Legacy Engenio
  • Service Processor
  • Single Mailbox Recovery
  • Snap Creator Framework
  • SnapCenter Server
  • SnapDrive for Unix
  • SnapDrive for Windows
  • SnapManager for Exchange
  • SnapManager for Hyper-V
  • SnapManager for MS SQL
  • SnapManager for Oracle
  • SnapManager for SAP
  • SnapManager for Sharepoint
  • SnapProtect
  • SolidFire Element OS
  • SolidFire VMware vCenter Plug-in
  • Storage Automation Store
  • Storage Replication Adapter for Clustered Data ONTAP for VMware vSphere 4.x and above
  • Storage Replication Adapter for Clustered Data ONTAP for Windows 4.x and above
  • Storage Services Connector
  • StorageGRID
  • StorageGRID Webscale
  • System Setup
  • Virtual Storage Console for VMware vSphere 7.0 and above

Software Versions and Fixes

None.

This section will be updated as patches are released.

Workarounds

NetApp HCI Compute and Storage Nodes may require VMware’s hypervisor-specific mitigation:

VMware Overview of ‘L1 Terminal Fault’ (L1TF) Speculative-Execution vulnerabilities in Intel processors: https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/55636

Obtaining Software Fixes

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

https://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/cgi-bin/software/

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
mysupport.netapp.com
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

Final.

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

This advisory is posted at the following link:
https://security.netapp.com/advisory/NTAP-20180815-0001

Revision History

Revision # Date Comments
1.0 20180815 Initial Public Release
2.0 20180815 NetApp SolidFire Element OS Management Node moved to Affected Products, OnCommand Unified Manager for VMware vSphere 7.3 and above moved to Products Not Affected
3.0 20180815 E-Series SANtricity OS Controller Software 11.30 and later, E-Series SANtricity OS Controller Software 8.x, StorageGRID and StorageGRID Webscale moved to Products Not Affected
4.0 20180816 NetApp VASA Provider for Clustered Data ONTAP 7.0 and above, Storage Replication Adapter for Clustered Data ONTAP for VMware vSphere 4.x and above and Virtual Storage Console for VMware vSphere 7.0 and above moved to Products Not Affected
5.0 20180822 FAS/AFF System Firmware moved to Products Not Affected
6.0 20180824 After additional review NetApp SolidFire Element OS Management Node moved to Products Not Affected, Workarounds section updated
7.0 20180926 NetApp SteelStore Cloud Integrated Storage, NetApp Cloud Backup (formerly AltaVault) moved to Products Not Affected, Final Status

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