The Webdocs Forms Management Development Team has issued a mitigation for CVE-2021-44228, which was published by NIST on December 10, 2021. The mitigation steps are below. Fortra highly recommends applying this mitigation.
Affected versions: Webdocs Forms Management 10.0.0.16
You can determine the version of Webdocs Forms Management by checking the version on the login page:
How to mitigate the issue:
- Stop the Webdocs Forms Management service
- Stop the Webdocs Forms Management Solr Server service
Navigate to: <WebdocsFormsManagementInstallDirectrory>\solr\bin
by default (C:\Program Files\HelpSystems\Webdocs Forms Management\solr\bin)
- Edit the solr.in.cmd file:
Under REM Set the thread stack size, add the property:
set SOLR_OPTS=%SOLR_OPTS% -Dlog4j2.formatMsgNoLookups=true
Start the Webdocs Forms Management Solr Server service
Start the Webdocs Forms Management service
This vulnerability will be patched in the next release.
If you need more information regarding this vulnerability and our mitigation steps please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 952-933-0609
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