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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c00742778
HPSBMA02138 SSRT061184 rev.2 - HP OpenView Storage Data Protector,
Remote Unauthorized Arbitrary Command Execution
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2006-08-10
Last Updated: 2006-10-25
Potential Security Impact: Remote unauthorized arbitrary command execution
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP OpenView Storage Data Protector running on HP-UX, IBM AIX, Linux, Microsoft Windows, and Solaris. This vulnerability could allow a remote unauthorized user to execute arbitrary commands.
References: NISCC 412866
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP OpenView Storage Data Protector 5.1 and 5.5 running on HP-UX, IBM AIX, Linux, Microsoft Windows, and Solaris.
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks NISCC for reporting
this vulnerability to email@example.com.
To determine if an HP-UX system has an affected version, search the output of "swlist -a revision -l fileset" for one of the filesets listed below. For affected systems verify that the recommended action has been taken.
For HP OpenView Storage Data Protector 5.1
HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
action: install PHSS_34887 or subsequent, deploy to client systems
For HP OpenView Storage Data Protector 5.5
HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
action: install PHSS_35142 or subsequent, deploy to client systems
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
action: install PHSS_35143 or subsequent, deploy to client systems
END AFFECTED VERSIONS
HP has made the following patches available to resolve the issue.
The patches can be downloaded from: http://itrc.hp.com
The HP-UX patches listed are applied to Installation Servers. They contain the updates for HP-UX, IBM AIX, and Linux clients. More information can be found in the Special Installation Instructions section of the patch documentation.
HP OpenView Storage Data Protector 5.1
For HP-UX, IBM AIX, and Linux
PHSS_34887 or subsequent - B.11.00, B.11.11, B.11.23 (PA) Installation Servers
DPSOL_00204 or subsequent
DPWIN_00206 or subsequent
HP OpenView Storage Data Protector 5.5
For HP-UX, IBM AIX, and Linux
PHSS_35142 or subsequent - B.11.00, B.11.11, B.11.23 (PA) Installation Servers
PHSS_35143 or subsequent - B.11.23 (IA) Installation Servers
DPSOL_00228 or subsequent
DPWIN_0202 or subsequent
MANUAL ACTIONS: No
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
HP-UX Security Patch Check: Security Patch Check revision B.02.00 analyzes all
HP-issued Security Bulletins to provide a subset of recommended actions that potentially
affect a specific HP-UX system. For more information:
Version: 1 (rev.1) - 10 August 2006 Initial release
Version: 2 (rev.2) - 25 October 2006 Patches available
Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches which 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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