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HPSBMA02396 SSRT080175 rev.1 - HP OpenView Performance Agent and HP Performance Agent Running on Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c01622011

Version: 1

HPSBMA02396 SSRT080175 rev.1 - HP OpenView Performance Agent and HP Performance Agent Running on Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2009-04-08

Last Updated: 2009-04-08


Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code

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

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP OpenView Performance Agent and HP Performance Agent. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code.

References: CVE-2008-4420, SA21180

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP OpenView Performance Agent vC.04.60 and HP Performance Agent vC.04.70 and vC.04.72 running on 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 Vector
CVE-2008-4420
(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 a hotfix to resolve this vulnerability. Please contact the normal HP Services support channel and request the Performance Agent Hotfix: "Migrate away from the 3.0.0.15 version of DynaZip library."

PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
None

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 8 April 2009 Initial release

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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