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HPSBMA02477 SSRT090177 rev.5 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM), Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code, Denial of Service (DoS)

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c01926980

Version: 5

HPSBMA02477 SSRT090177 rev.5 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM), Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code, Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2009-11-17

Last Updated: 2010-08-18


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

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 execute arbitrary code with administrator priviliges or to create a Denial of Service (DoS).

References: CVE-2009-3840, CVE-2010-2710

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 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-2009-3840
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
5.0
CVE-2010-2710
(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.

The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Damian Frizza of Core Security Technologies for reporting CVE-2009-3840 to security-alert@hp.com.

The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks an anonymous researcher working with the iDefense VCP for reporting CVE-2010-TBD to security-alert@hp.com

RESOLUTION

HP has made archive files available to resolve the vulnerability for NNM v7.53. The archive files require that certain patches be installed first.

The patches are available from http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/patches

Note: The patches are not available from the HP IT Resource Center (ITRC).

The archive files are available using ftp.

Host
Account
Password
ftp.usa.hp.com
sb02477
Secure12
OV NNM v7.53
Operating_System
Required_Patch
Archive_File
SHA-1_Hash_for_Archive_ File
HP-UX (IA)
PHSS_38489 or subsequent
solid_hotfix_HPUXIA.tar
99db-fa73-51c1-98e8-c3e5-e709-4421-3586-3ab4-70b3
HP-UX (PA)
PHSS_38488 or subsequent
solid_hotfix_HPUXPA.tar
6786-008e-f32e-6cc5-3f29-9a2a-cc87-d6b0-1fed-873b
Linux RedHatAS2.1
LXOV_00087 or subsequent
solid_hotfix_Linux2.4.tar
6c98-7523-2b39-151e-151b-bfd3-b317-7b69-7e0c-46e0
Linux RedHat4AS-x86_64
LXOV_00088 or subsequent
solid_hotfix_Linux2.6.tar
7508-fef1-be87-b599-1e29-07d5-7636-665c-7fec-b9fb
Solaris
PSOV_03525 or subsequent
solid_hotfix_Solaris_rev4.tar
4376-3d34-c6e6-3397-658a-6fd5-93e2-e0cd-1764-44b1
Windows
NNM_01193 or subsequent
solid_hotfix_windows.zip
5eb3-7208-bdac-dc97-09b7-59e4-ae0b-190c-d416-349d

Note: Installation instructions are in the README.txt or readme.txt file in each archive.

Note: The resolution for Solaris has been changed in rev.4 of this Security Bulletin. The ovdbcheck_hotfix_solaris.tar is no longer required. There is a new archive file for Solaris, solid_hotfix_Solaris_rev4.tar. That archive file requires PSOV_03525 or subsequent.

OV NNM v7.51
Upgrade to NNM v7.53 and apply the NNM v7.53 resolution listed above.
Patch bundles for upgrading from NNM v7.51 to NNM v7.53 are available using ftp:

Host
Account
Password
ftp.usa.hp.com
nnm_753
Update53

MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes
For NNM v7.51, upgrade to NNM v7.53 and apply the appropriate patches and archive files.

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 7.51 and 7.53
HP-UX B.11.31
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
HP-UX B.11.11
=============
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN,fr=B.07.50.00
action: install the patches and archive files listed in the Resolution

END AFFECTED VERSIONS (for HP-UX)

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 17 November 2009 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 18 November 2009 Vulnerability is DoS, ftp host is ftp.usa.hp.com
Version:3 (rev.3) - 9 December 2009 New README.txt in solid_hotfix_Solaris.tar
Version:4 (rev.4) - 26 January 2010 New archive file (solid_hotfix_Solaris_rev4.tar) and patch requirement for Solaris
Version:5 (rev.5) - 18 August 2010 New archive file (solid_hotfix_Linux2.4.tar) and additional CVE

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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