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Document ID: c03606700

Version: 1

HPSBMU02836 SSRT101056 rev.1 - HP ArcSight Connector Appliance and ArcSight Logger, Remote Disclosure of Information, Command Injection, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2013-02-14

Last Updated: 2013-02-14

Potential Security Impact: Remote disclosure of information, command injection, cross-site scripting (XSS)

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


Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP ArcSight Connector Appliance and HP ArcSight Logger. These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to allow disclosure of information, command injection and cross-site scripting (XSS).

SSRT100864 VU#960468 CVE-2012-2960
SSRT101040 VU#829260 CVE-2012-3286
SSRT101056 VU#988100 CVE-2012-5198
SSRT101060 CVE-2012-5199

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP ArcSight Connector Appliance, v6.3 and earlier, HP Arcsight Logger v5.2 and earlier


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

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

The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Michael Rutkowski of Duer Advanced Technology and Aerospace, Inc (DATA), Chris Botelho of Errord Security, and Shawn Asmus of Fishnet Security for reporting a vulnerability to CERT and security-alert@hp.com.

The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks TEB Quantum Technology Sdn Bhd (Malaysia) Professional Security Service Team for reporting a vulnerability to security-alert@hp.com.


HP has provided HP ArcSight Connector Appliance v6.4 and HP ArcSight Logger v5.3 to resolve these issues. Please contact HP support to receive updates.

CCVE2012-5198 was first addressed in HP ArcSight Connector Appliance v6.3
HP recommends updating to the latest version of HP ArcSight Connector Appliance and HP ArcSight Logger as advised in the resolution.

Version:1 (rev.1) - 14 February 2013 Initial release

Support: For issues about implementing the recommendations of this Security Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel. For other issues about the content of this Security Bulletin, send e-mail to security-alert@hp.com.

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Software Product Category: The Software Product Category is represented in the title by the two characters following HPSB.

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NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PI = Printing and Imaging
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