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Portal for ArcGIS Security 2018 Update 3 Patch

Summary

This security patch addresses multiple security vulnerabilities found in Portal for ArcGIS. Esri recommends that all customers using Portal for ArcGIS 10.6.1, 10.5.1, 10.4.1, and 10.3.1 apply this patch.

Description

Esri® announces the Portal for ArcGIS Security 2018 Update 3 Patch. Esri recommends that all customers using Portal for ArcGIS 10.6.1, 10.5.1, 10.4.1, and 10.3.1 apply this patch. This patch deals specifically with the issues listed below under Issues Addressed with this patch. This security patch is cumulative and includes several security and non-security related fixes from earlier patches that are also listed below under Issues Addressed with this patch.


Issues Addressed with this patch


  • BUG-000117369 - Reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) in item URL
  • BUG-000117564 - Privilege escalation vulnerability
  • BUG-000117367 - Un-validated redirect in Portal for ArcGIS
  • BUG-000112707 - Reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) in Portal for ArcGIS Home application.
  • ENH-000103213 - Add an option to enforce encrypted communication between Portal for ArcGIS and Active Directory.
To avoid conflicts the 10.6.1 version also addresses:
  • BUG-000116870 - Unable to share Insights Workbooks, Pages and Model items to Everyone.
  • BUG-000115859: Starting at zoom level 18, the selection shape of a selected polygon differs from the shape of the polygon for map services added at the map server level from an ArcGIS Server 10.6.1.
  • BUG-000112342: The webgisdr incremental restore fails when Geo Analytics Server is federated and registered with Portal as the Geo Analytics Server.
To avoid conflicts the 10.5.1 version also addresses:
  • BUG-000116992 - When configuring the Create Buffer analysis tool in the Portal for ArcGIS map viewer, changing the input buffer layer between different geometry types does not correctly refresh the available buffer options.
  • BUG-000114549 - The contrast between active and inactive arrows of the extent navigator in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS must be increased when against dark backgrounds.
  • BUG-000114489 - Keyhole Markup Language (KML) servlet does not fully honor the proxy settings.
  • BUG-000114488 - Portal for ArcGIS index service has a security vulnerability.
  • BUG-000111424 - Pop-ups display when switching between the Draw, Measurement, and Coordinate widgets.
  • BUG-000113157 - Portal for ArcGIS Import Site fails if the backup contains Thumbs.db files.
  • BUG-000112749 - Reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) in ArcGIS Online Map Viewer.
  • BUG-000112595 - Clicking the email link in the Share widget causes an unwanted browser navigation prompt.
  • BUG-000112059 - In Portal for ArcGIS, the Select options of the Buffer tool in the Analysis widget of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS remains stuck if the hosted feature layers is in the following order: points, polygons, polylines, and back to points.
  • BUG-000112477 - The Add marker Feature Action does not work as expected.
  • BUG-000112360 - Portal for ArcGIS Web Application Builder has a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability.
  • BUG-000112358 - Sanitize URLs provided to legend resource to remove invalid characters in SOAP URL.
  • BUG-000112357 - Unvalidated redirect in /portal/sharing/login and portal/sharing/rest/login endpoints of Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000112161 - Portal for ArcGIS CityEngine Web Viewer has a reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) issue.
  • BUG-000112088 - The Show Table operation in the Portal for ArcGIS 10.5.1 web map does not return the attribute of the image service.
  • BUG-000112026 - After applying the Portal for ArcGIS Security 2018 Update 1 Patch, when signing into Portal for ArcGIS Home application, if a domain user types an incorrect password, all domain users then become locked out of Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000111942 - Symbology is not retained on a shared feature layer when a filter is applied and the layer is accessed by another user to create their own web map.
  • BUG-000110677 - Previously drawn data is not cleared off the screen when zooming out.
  • BUG-000110632 - GeoEvent based map and feature services that are related should not become combined together when both are added to the Map Viewer table of contents.
  • BUG-000110291 - Portal for ArcGIS should not parse entity tags.
  • BUG-000110290 - Remove invalid record entries from the Portal for ArcGIS internal database.
  • BUG-000111090 - Select widget loses selection when using Create Layer functionality on a layer added via the Add Data widget in Web AppBuilder in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000111077 - Execution Error: Illegal Value Assignment to Feature When Editing Labels in a Portal Web Map with Layer Visibility turned off.
  • BUG-000111058 - Arcade Editor makes calls to "fast.fonts.net" domain, causing significant delays in disconnected networks.
  • BUG-000110542 - In Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS, the Create Layer option is not enabled if only one feature is selected.
  • BUG-000109870 - In the map viewer, vector tiles do not respect visible scale settings when zooming out and polygons are distributed in non-adjacent areas.
  • BUG-000109517 - In the 10.5.1 Portal for ArcGIS Map Viewer, the Create Labels panel does not function for map services published from map document with 'Allow assignment of unique numeric IDs for map service publishing' setting specified.
  • BUG-000108753 - Portal for ArcGIS configured with portal-tier authentication and automatic account creation enabled will create accounts that exceed the number of licenses available.
  • BUG-000108364 - The Add Data widget included in Portal for ArcGIS and the Web App Builder Developer edition returns an error after browsing to a CSV file.
  • BUG-000108155 - Endless generateToken requests are triggered in map viewer when token expires for a Portal configured with Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA) and federated with ArcGIS Server.
  • BUG-000107814 - Create Labels does not work in Portal for ArcGIS 10.5.1 for ArcGIS Server 10.5.1 Map Services.
  • BUG-000107440 - Portal for ArcGIS disallows access to portaladmin when the actual machine name is not listed in the certificate.
  • BUG-000107004 - An error message is returned when running the Extract Data Task geoprocessing service in the Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS for Portal for ArcGIS 10.5.1 in Internet Explorer.
  • BUG-000106909 - Filtering a map service does not filter the attribute table in the web map.
  • BUG-000106917 - Portal for ArcGIS 10.5.1 Map Viewer does not load the Bing Roads Base Map when HTTPS only is enabled due to certificate mismatch errors on the requested tiles.
  • BUG-000106874 - Attachments are not preserved in the popup in web maps when using search by layer functionality.
  • BUG-000106303 - Portal for ArcGIS does not fully honor the 'domainControllerAddress' setting in the security configuration.
  • BUG-000105202 - When accessing a secured service in Portal with saved credentials, the proxied generate token request does not honor the nonProxyHosts parameter.
  • BUG-000105062 - The Add Data widget included in Portal for ArcGIS and the Web App Builder Developer edition fails to draw results after browsing to a zipped shapefile.
  • BUG-000104949 - Basemaps in the WGS84 coordinate system do not draw in the Item Details Set Extent dialog box.
  • BUG-000103846 - Portal for ArcGIS has a hard-coded credential vulnerability.
To avoid conflicts the 10.4.1 version also addresses:
  • BUG-000114489 - Keyhole Markup Language (KML) servlet does not fully honor the proxy settings.
  • BUG-000114325 - Multiple pages in Portal for ArcGIS 10.3.x and 10.4.x do not display correctly after updating to Chrome 67.
  • BUG-000112749 - Reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) in ArcGIS Online Map Viewer.
  • BUG-000112360 - Portal for ArcGIS Web Application Builder has a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability.
  • BUG-000112358 - Sanitize URLs provided to legend resource to remove invalid characters in SOAP URL.
  • BUG-000112357 - Unvalidated redirect in /portal/sharing/login and portal/sharing/rest/login endpoints of Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000112161 - Portal for ArcGIS CityEngine Web Viewer has a reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) issue.
  • BUG-000110291 - Portal for ArcGIS should not parse entity tags.
  • BUG-000110290 - Remove invalid record entries from the Portal for ArcGIS internal database.
  • BUG-000101562 - Unable to access Portal for ArcGIS's "Edit Settings" option when using the Java Web Adaptor with Apache Tomcat 7.0.73+ or 8.0.39+.
  • BUG-000108753 - Portal for ArcGIS configured with portal-tier authentication and automatic account creation enabled will create accounts that exceed the number of licenses available.
  • BUG-000108155 - Endless generateToken requests are triggered in map viewer when token expires for a Portal configured with Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA) and federated with ArcGIS Server.
  • BUG-000104718 - Tiles for a hosted tile layer from ArcGIS Online are not visible in the Portal for ArcGIS map viewer if the tile layer is added as an item with stored credentials.
  • BUG-000104116 - When adding members to Portal for ArcGIS using enterprise logins, users with user names less than six characters are not added even though no such limit actually exists in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000103731 - In a highly available Portal deployment, the primary node reverts to the 'Create New Site' state, if the primary node loses connection to the content directory.
  • BUG-000103700 - Portal login page displays in English instead of default language if 'Allow anonymous access to your portal' is unchecked.
  • BUG-000102927 - When a layer is slow to display in the Map Viewer, the message indicating that the layer is unresponsive does not automatically dismiss once the layer draws.
  • BUG-000102793 - Large Active Directory group structures cause latency issues with Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000100424 - The Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS Geoprocessing widget fails to display the output table when the geoprocessing service is published with the 'View result with a map service' parameter.
  • BUG-000100420 - The check box for layers in the Layer List widget does not work after refreshing or launching the application again for map service feature layers when the group layer is unchecked and the sub layers are checked.
  • BUG-000099447 - Unable to upload files in the Portal home application after updating the browser to Firefox 49 or Chrome 54.
  • BUG-000098559 – Un-validated redirect in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000098482 - Cross-site scripting (XSS) issue in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000098148 - Refresh membership for enterprise users and groups fails to honor nested group membership in universal groups.
  • BUG-000098118 - Portal for ArcGIS exposes internal information.
  • BUG-000098025 - Bypass of URL redirection rule in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000097777 - Support SAML logins to Portal for ArcGIS when a reverse proxy is defined using the WebContextURL property.
  • BUG-000096571 - The secure attribute is not present on a cookie in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000096570 - Reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) is possible in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000096161 - Error "unable to refresh item" is returned when performing analysis using the spatial analysis tools in Portal for ArcGIS Map viewer. This error occurs when ArcGIS Web Adaptor (or any reverse proxy) is on a machine different from the Hosting ArcGIS Server.
  • BUG-000094537- Active Directory users who belong to an enterprise group with the same name as a group within a different domain are granted access to Portal for ArcGIS 10.4 even if they do not belong to the group.
  • BUG-000094523 - Cross Domain users cannot see which Enterprise groups they are a member of within Portal for ArcGIS 10.4.
  • BUG-000091316 - Some Portal upload operations do not validate file type correctly.
  • ENH-000092759 - Support enterprise usernames with a minimum length of 3 characters.
  • NIM104313 - Logging out an enterprise user in Portal for ArcGIS does not propagate the user logout to the corresponding SAML Identity Provider.
To avoid conflicts the 10.3.1 version also addresses:
  • BUG-000114489 - Keyhole Markup Language (KML) servlet does not fully honor the proxy settings.
  • BUG-000114325 - Multiple pages in Portal for ArcGIS 10.3.x and 10.4.x do not display correctly after updating to Chrome 67.
  • BUG-000112749 - Reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) in ArcGIS Online Map Viewer.
  • BUG-000112360 - Portal for ArcGIS Web Application Builder has a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability.
  • BUG-000112358 - Sanitize URLs provided to legend resource to remove invalid characters in SOAP URL.
  • BUG-000112357 - Unvalidated redirect in /portal/sharing/login and portal/sharing/rest/login endpoints of Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000112161 - Portal for ArcGIS CityEngine Web Viewer has a reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) issue.
  • BUG-000110291 - Portal for ArcGIS should not parse entity tags.
  • BUG-000110290 - Remove invalid record entries from the Portal for ArcGIS internal database.
  • BUG-000108753 - Portal for ArcGIS configured with portal-tier authentication and automatic account creation enabled will create accounts that exceed the number of licenses available.
  • BUG-000108155 - Endless generateToken requests are triggered in map viewer when token expires for a Portal configured with Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA) and federated with ArcGIS Server.
  • BUG-000101456 - A Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS application hosted on a web server other than the Portal for ArcGIS machine fails to display the feature layers after 30 minutes of idle time when Portal for ArcGIS is secured with Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA).
  • BUG-000099447 - Unable to upload files in the Portal home application after updating the browser to Firefox 49 or Chrome 54.
  • BUG-000098559 – Un-validated redirect in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000098482 - Cross-site scripting (XSS) issue in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000098118 - Portal for ArcGIS exposes internal information.
  • BUG-000098025 - Bypass of URL redirection rule in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000097640 - The BasemapGallery dijit sends an export image request instead of requesting for tiles when used with a cached image service as a basemap.
  • BUG-000096889 - ArcGIS Server is unable to communicate with Portal for ArcGIS when the IP address of the Portal resolves to two different fully-qualified domain names.
  • BUG-000096571 - The secure attribute is not present on a cookie in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000096570 - Reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) is possible in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000094105 - Portal generatetoken operation fails to reject POST requests which contain the username or password in the query parameter.
  • BUG-000092447 - Tomcat vulnerability CVE-2014-0099 - Integer overflow attack.
  • BUG-000092445 - Tomcat vulnerability, "CVE-2014-0230 - Denial-of-service attack via thread consumption".
  • BUG-000091354 - Portal fails to refresh membership for users outside of the domain that the Portal server resides in.
  • BUG-000091316 - Some Portal upload operations do not validate file type correctly.
  • BUG-000090845 - Restrict access to the Tomcat internal shutdown port.
  • BUG-000090552 - When editing the URL settings of an item in Portal for ArcGIS 10.3.1, the item URL does not save and reverts back to the original. (Linux Only)
  • BUG-000090024 - Unable to configure pop-ups for map service's feature layers with a unique layer ID in Portal for ArcGIS.
  • BUG-000088826 - After upgrading from 10.3 or earlier, passwords for built-in portal accounts in Portal for ArcGIS cannot be changed by the user.
  • BUG-000088682 - When Portal is configured to be SSL Only, Web AppBuilder URLs are saved as HTTP instead of HTTPs.
  • BUG-000088663 - When a Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) service using WGS84 from a non-ArcGIS for Server WMTS server is consumed as a basemap in Portal for ArcGIS, geocode results from the World Geocode Service appear in the wrong location.
  • BUG-000088505 - Portal highly available configuration should not be reset to standalone Portal if the shared content folder is not available.
  • BUG-000086481 - Incorrect geometries are displayed when reprojecting a hosted service in the map viewer.
  • BUG-000085589 - Unable to display map layers added directly to a Portal Web Map when both Portal and ArcGIS Server are configured to use Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA) and both Web Adaptors are deployed on the same server.
  • BUG-000085482- Failure occurs when the supportsPagination parameter is ignored when searching a feature layer for values in Portal for ArcGIS 10.3.
  • BUG-000084180 - In Portal for ArcGIS when editing a user profile First Name and Last Name text fields always shows as blank under the Edit My Profile page.

Installing this patch on Windows


Installation Steps:


Portal for ArcGIS 10.6.1, 10.5.1, 10.4.1 or 10.3.1 must be installed before installing this patch.

  1. Download the appropriate file to a location other than your ArcGIS installation location.

  2. Portal for ArcGIS   Checksum (Md5)
         
        10.6.1 ArcGIS-1061-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch.msp 75E7CB993A48F676967056F71FCE77B9
         
        10.5.1 ArcGIS-1051-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch.msp 988C85C9CB119EE93073AFA9CDDC6298
         
        10.4.1 ArcGIS-1041-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch.msp A2C59FC73B68DD76A9DCEE46C47FDCBE
         
        10.3.1 ArcGIS-1031-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch.msp 02218DB8DF9465B9129792D0E6BB7263
         

  3. Make sure you have write access to your ArcGIS installation location.

  4. Double-click ArcGIS-<Version>-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch.msp to start the setup process.

    NOTE: If double clicking on the MSP file does not start the setup installation, you can start the setup installation manually by using the following command:

    msiexec.exe /p [location of Patch]\ArcGIS-<Version>-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch.msp


Installing this patch on Linux


Installation Steps:


Complete the following install steps as the ArcGIS Install owner. The Install owner is the owner of the arcgis folder.

Portal for ArcGIS 10.6.1, 10.5.1, 10.4.1 or 10.3.1 must be installed before installing this patch.

  1. Download the appropriate file to a location other than your ArcGIS installation location.


    Portal for ArcGIS   Checksum (Md5)
         
        10.6.1 ArcGIS-1061-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch-linux.tar C835DAE0805D020CC50A70FCA602FE11
         
        10.5.1 ArcGIS-1051-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch-linux.tar 83EFD9403CA246E29E52FA38511D5C30
         
        10.4.1 ArcGIS-1041-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch-linux.tar 5C6BD7F6314502B53C955EB1F59C5EAC
         
        10.3.1 ArcGIS-1031-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch-linux.tar 19C274009BF572AC88DD6B96AB8D192B
         

  2. Make sure you have write access to your ArcGIS installation location, and that no one is using ArcGIS.

  3. Extract the specified tar file by typing:

    % tar -xvf ArcGIS-<Version>-PFA-SEC2018U3-Patch-linux.tar

  4. Start the installation by typing:

    % ./applypatch

    This will start the dialog for the menu-driven installation procedure. Default selections are noted in parentheses ( ). To quit the installation procedure, type 'q' at any time.

Uninstalling this patch on Windows


    To uninstall this patch on Windows, open the Windows Control Panel and navigate to installed programs. Make sure that "View installed updates" (upper left side of the Programs and Features dialog) is active. Select the patch name from the programs list and click Uninstall to remove the patch.

Uninstalling this patch on Linux


Uninstalling this patch is only available on version 10.6 and higher. To remove this patch, navigate to the /tmp directory and run the following script as the ArcGIS Install owner:

./patchremove

Notes: You can only remove the patch that was installed most recently.

Patch Updates

Check the Patches and Service Packs page periodically for the availability of additional patches. New information about this patch will be posted here.

December 27, 2018: Page updated with cumulative list for Version 10.5.1.

How to identify which ArcGIS products are installed

To determine which ArcGIS products are installed, choose the appropriate version of the PatchFinder utility for your environment and run it from your local machine. PatchFinder will list all products, hot fixes, and patches installed on your local machine.

Getting Help

Domestic sites, please contact Esri Technical Support at 1-888-377-4575, if you have any difficulty installing this patch. International sites, please contact your local Esri software distributor.