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HPSBMA02362 SSRT080044, SSRT080045, SSRT080042 rev.2 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM), Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Execute Arbitrary Code

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c01537275

Version: 2

HPSBMA02362 SSRT080044, SSRT080045, SSRT080042 rev.2 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM), Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Execute Arbitrary Code
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2008-09-02

Last Updated: 2008-10-08


Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS), execute arbitrary code

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

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

Potential vulnerabilities have been identified with HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM). The vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS) or to execute arbitrary code.

References: CVE-2008-3536, CVE-2008-3537, CVE-2008-3544 (Bugtraq ID 28668)

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) v7.01, v7.51, v7.53 running on HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, and Windows

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-2008-3536
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
7.8
CVE-2008-3537
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
7.8
CVE-2008-3544
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C)
9.0

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

RESOLUTION

HP has made patches available to resolve the vulnerabilities for NNM v7.53.

HP has made a new version of the ovalarmsrv program available to resolve the vulnerabilities for NNM v7.01 and NNM v7.51. The new ovalarmsrv is available as a file to be installed manually. The files are listed in the table below. Instructions for installing the files are contained in the readme_for_ovalarmsrv.txt file.

For NNM v7.01 and NNM v7.51 patches must be installed before the ovalarmsrv file is installed.

The ovalarmsrv files and the readme_for_ovalarmsrv.txt file are available from ftp://ss080044:ss080044@hprc.external.hp.com/

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

Note: The files for NNM v7.01 and NNM v7.51 listed below have not changed from rev.1 of this Security Bulletin.

Instructions for installing the files are contained in the readme_for_ovalarmsrv.txt file.
Instruction File
MD5 Sum
readme_for_ovalarmsrv.txt
ec31d95a22d68195297570c48e072cd0
OV NNM v7.53
Operating_System
Resolved in Patch
HP-UX (IA)
PHSS_38489 or subsequent
HP-UX (PA)
PHSS_38488 or subsequent
Linux RedHatAS2.1
LXOV_00087 or subsequent
Linux RedHat4AS-x86_64
LXOV_00088 or subsequent
Solaris
PSOV_03515 or subsequent
Windows
NNM_01193 or subsequent
OV NNM v7.51
Operating_System
Required_Patch
File
File MD5 Sum
HP-UX (IA)
PHSS_37274 or subsequent
751_HP-UX_IA_ovalarmsrv
ac02790b00d271a2be529b6ba240c7cc
HP-UX (PA)
PHSS_37273 or subsequent
751_HP-UX_PA_ovalarmsrv
f8126883ac5b545c8751aaf8de9f3847
Linux RedHatAS2.1
LXOV_00060 or subsequent
751_Linux_ovalarmsrv
f852e179a570c15ac2e087b9b37da3fc
Solaris
PSOV_03490 or subsequent
751_Solaris_ovalarmsrv
3c8006631a1cbe9bb2bd2d4b9af1ab43
Windows
NNM_01168 or subsequent
751_Windows_ovalarmsrv.exe
08063fc2d503963ae3301c960527f9e1
OV NNM v7.01
Operating_System
Required_Patch
File
File MD5 Sum
HP-UX (PA)
PHSS_36773 or subsequent
701_HP-UX_ovalarmsrv
d096d44b2ee64754befee36b044db182
Solaris
PSOV_03480 or subsequent
701_Solaris_ovalarmsrv
1922add1c5bdb6d6265583f8caac7f28
Windows
NNM_01159 or subsequent
701_Windows_ovalarmsrv.exe
0f1dcdabd534691a108bd4de56c17385

MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - NonUpdate
Apply the appropriate file as described in the Resolution.

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 (for HP-UX)

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.53
HP-UX B.11.31
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
=============
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN
action: install PHSS_38489 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.00
=============
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN
action: install PHSS_38488 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.51
HP-UX B.11.31
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
=============
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN
action: install PHSS_37274 or subsequent, then apply 751_HP-UX_IA_ovalarmsrv
URL: ftp://ss080044:ss080044@hprc.external.hp.com/

HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.00
=============
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN
action: install PHSS_37273 or subsequent, then apply 751_HP-UX_PA_ovalarmsrv
URL: ftp://ss080044:ss080044@hprc.external.hp.com/

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.01
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
=============
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN
action: install PHSS_36773 or subsequent, then apply 701_HP-UX_ovalarmsrv
URL: ftp://ss080044:ss080044@hprc.external.hp.com/

END AFFECTED VERSIONS (for HP-UX)

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 2 September 2008 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 8 October 2008 add Bugtraq ID 28668, patches available for NNM v7.53

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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