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HPSBMA02331 SSRT080000 rev.3 - HP-UX running WBEM Services, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code, Gain Extended Privileges

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c01438409

Version: 3

HPSBMA02331 SSRT080000 rev.3 - HP-UX running WBEM Services, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code, Gain Extended Privileges
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2008-04-29

Last Updated: 2009-02-10


Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code, gain extended privileges.

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP-UX running WBEM Services. These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code or to gain extended privileges.

References: CVE-2007-5360, CVE-2008-0003

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31 running HP WBEM Services vA.02.07.01 or earlier

BACKGROUND

For a PGP signed version of this security bulletin please write to: security-alert@hp.com

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics

Reference
Base Vector
Base Score
CVE-2007-5360
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
7.5
CVE-2008-0003
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
10.0

Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.

RESOLUTION

HP has provided the following software patches to resolve the vulnerabilities.

The patches are available for download from:
http://itrc.hp.com

OS Release
Affected WBEM Services Revision
Patch ID
B.11.11
A.02.07.01
PHSS_37700
B.11.23
A.02.07
PHSS_37701
B.11.31
A.02.07
PHSS_37891
B.11.11
A.02.05.08
PHSS_37702
B.11.23
A.02.05.08
PHSS_37703
B.11.31
A.02.05.08
PHSS_37704
B.11.11
A.02.00.11
PHSS_38747
B.11.23
A.02.00.11
PHSS_38748

MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - NonUpdate

PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION

HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all Security Bulletins issued by HP and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX system. It can also download patches and create a depot automatically. For more information see: https://www.hp.com/go/swa

The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.

AFFECTED VERSIONS

HP-UX B.11.11
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_38747 or subsequent
http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.23
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_38748 or subsequent
http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.23
HP-UX B.11.31
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-COM
WBEMServices.WBEM-MAN
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install revision A.02.00.11 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.11
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-COM
WBEMServices.WBEM-MAN
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_37700 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.23
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-COM
WBEMServices.WBEM-MAN
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_37701 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.31
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-COM
WBEMServices.WBEM-MAN
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_37891 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com


HP-UX B.11.11
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-COM
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-MAN
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_37702 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.23
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-COM
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-MAN
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_37703 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.31
=============
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-COM
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE-MAN
WBEMServices.WBEM-CORE
action: install PHSS_37704 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

END AFFECTED VERSIONS

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 29 April 2008 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 05 May 2008 Modified affected versions
Version:3 (rev.3) - 10 February 2009 Added A.02.00.11 patches

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

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