Notice of the potential impact of vulnerability CVE-2022-42889

Notice of the potential impact of vulnerability CVE-2022-42889

Last updated: Thursday, 03 November, 2022

First published: Tuesday, 25 October, 2022

Ricoh understands the importance of security and is committed to managing its products and services with the most advanced security technologies possible for its customers worldwide.

Ricoh is aware of the reported "Apache Commons Text vulnerability" (CVE-2022-42889). A vulnerability in the variable interpolator of Apache Commons Text, a library for algorithms related to string processing, may allow arbitrary code execution if malicious input is processed. Please refer to the following URL for further details:

The list below shows our investigation status/result along with the vulnerability impact on Ricoh's major products and services.

Product/service typeCategorySubcategoryStatus
Office ProductsMultifunction Printers/CopiersBlack & White MFPNot affected
Color MFPNot affected
Wide Format MFPNot affected
PrintersBlack & White Laser PrintersNot affected
Color Laser PrintersNot affected
Gel Jet PrintersNot affected
FAXNot affected
Digital DuplicatorsNot affected
ProjectorsNot affected
Video ConferencingNot affected
Interactive WhiteboardsNot affected
Remote Communication GatesRemote Communication Gate A2Not affected
Remote Communication Gate ANot affected
Remote Communication Gate Type N/L/BN1/BM1Not affected
Software & SolutionsCard Authentication Package SeriesNot affected
Device Manager NX AccountingNot affected
Device Manager NX LiteNot affected
DocuwareNot affected
GlobalScan NXNot affected
Enhanced Locked Print SeriesNot affected
Printer Driver Packager NXNot affected
@Remote Connector NXNot affected
Ricoh Smart Integration (RSI) Platform and its applicationsNot affected
RICOH Print Management CloudNot affected
RICOH Streamline NX V2Not affected
RICOH Streamline NX V3Not affected
myPrintNot affected
SLNXShareNot affected
Certificate Enrolment ServiceNot affected
Commercial & Industrial PrintingCut sheet PrintersNot affected
Wide Format PrintersUnder investigation
Continuous FeedNot affected
Garment PrinterUnder investigation
Digital PaintingNot affected
Commercial & Industrial Printing SoftwareUnder investigation

We will update this page as we progress with the investigation.

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