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HPSBMU02849 SSRT101124 rev.1 - HP ServiceCenter, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Potential Security Impact:
Remote denial of service (DoS)
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP ServiceCenter. The vulnerability could be remotely exploited to allow a remote Denial of Service (DoS).
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP ServiceCenter 6.2.8 for Windows, HP-UX, Linux, Solaris and AIX
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided an update to HP ServiceCenter 6.2.8 to resolve this issue. These updates are available on the HP Software Support Online portal.
please apply this patch or a patch that supersedes it.
Version: 1 (rev.1) - 6 March 2013 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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3C = 3COM
3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
MP = MPE/iX
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PI = Printing and Imaging
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
TU = Tru64 UNIX
UX = HP-UX
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