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This page is an overview of OutSystems security compliance programs. You can use it to learn more about our security compliance programs and to request access to our compliance documents.
Trust Center Updates
Official Announcement Regarding OpenSSL 3.0 Vulnerability on OutSystemsIncidentsCopy link
OutSystems is aware of the recently disclosed security issue relating to the OpenSSL 3.0 (CVE-2022-3602 and CVE-2022-3786).
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OutSystems is not using OpenSSL 3.0 within the OutSystems cloud environments and therefore customers are not affected by this vulnerability. An internal scan of code and infrastructure was performed to verify that OpenSSL 3.0 is not present.
.net deployment stacks
The OutSystems platform on .NET Stack does not install or require OpenSSL 3.0. However, customer organizations may have installed OpenSSL 3.0 in the OutSystems platform servers for other reasons. Therefore, it is a best practice to scan the servers where the OutSystems platform is installed for deployments of OpenSSL 3.0.
Java 010 deployment stacks
Even though the OutSystems platform does not install or require a version of OpenSSL affected by this vulnerability, organizations may have installed OpenSSL 3.0 in the OutSystems platform servers for other reasons. Therefore, it is a best practice to scan the servers where the OutSystems platform is installed for versions of OpenSSL affected by the vulnerability.
Usage inside OutSystems corporate
Finally, the OutSystems corporate systems do not utilize OpenSSL 3.0. As a security best practice, customers who manage environments containing OpenSSL 3.0 to update to the latest version, available at https://www.openssl.org/source/ or via their operating system’s software update mechanism. Our security team will continue to monitor any developments in this situation.
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A message about the Spring4Shell: Zero-Day Vulnerability in Spring FrameworkIncidentsCopy link
On March 31, 2022, Spring confirmed the zero-day vulnerability and released Spring Framework versions 5.3.18 and 5.2.20 to address it. The vulnerability affects SpringMVC and Spring WebFlux applications running on Java Development Kit (JDK) 9+.
What does this mean for OutSystems customers?
Based on our investigation, the OutSystems platform does not appear to be vulnerable to Spring4Shell based on how our software uses JDK 9+
- OutSystems 11 does not run on Java and is not affected by this vulnerability.
- OutSystems 10 customers running on on-premise Java stacks do not appear to be vulnerable based on the configuration of the OutSystems Platform and how it uses the JDK 9+ software.
Regardless, all customers should do a thorough investigation of their on-premise deployments to check for any vulnerable software within their stack.
What is OutSystems doing?
At OutSystems, the security of our platform and of our customers’ data is of the utmost importance and we are doing everything we can to stay ahead of the situation.
Our security team is monitoring the situation closely and following the recommended guidance from Spring. We will deploy any relevant patches as soon as they become available. At this time, we do not anticipate service disruptions as a result of these efforts.
We will provide any relevant updates on new developments for our customers here on the Security Portal.
More about the Spring4Shell: Zero-Day Vulnerability
At OutSystems, the security of our platform and the safety of our customers’ data is our top priority. For more security updates from OutSystems, please visit: security.outsystems.com