ESB-2017.2430.2 - UPDATE [Win][RedHat] HPE Application Performance Management: Execute arbitrary code/commands - Remote/unauthenticated 2017-10-02

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        HPESBGN03773 rev.1 - HPE Application Performance Management
                       (BSM), Remote Code Execution
                              2 October 2017


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           HPE Application Performance Management
Publisher:         Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:  Windows
                   Red Hat
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-14350  

Original Bulletin:

Revision History:  October    2 2017: Changed the resolution link
                   September 26 2017: Initial Release

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Document ID: KM02960811
Version: 2

HPESBGN03773 rev.2 - HPE Application Performance Management (BSM), Remote
Code Execution

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2017-09-29
Last Updated: 2017-09-28

Potential Security Impact: Remote: Code Execution

Source: Micro Focus, Product Security Response Team

A potential security vulnerability has been identified in Application
Performance Management (BSM) Platform. The vulnerability could be remotely
exploited to allow code execution.


  - CVE-2017-14350 - Remote Code Execution

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

  - HPE BSM Platform -v9.26, v9.30 and v9.40


  CVSS Base Metrics
  Reference, CVSS V3 Score/Vector, CVSS V2 Score/Vector

Micro Focus would like to thank rgod working with Trend Micro Zero Day
Initiative (ZDI) for reporting this issue to


Micro Focus has made the following software updates and mitigation
information to resolve this vulnerability in Application Performance
Management(BSM) Platform.

Please visit the following link for additional information:



Version:1 (rev.1) - 26 September 2017 Initial release

Version:2 (rev.2) - 29 September 2017 Changed the resolution link

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