ESB-2018.0550 - [Win] Micro Focus Universal CMDB: Execute arbitrary code/commands - Remote/unauthenticated 2018-02-23

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                               ESB-2018.0550
              Security update for Micro Focus Universal CMDB
                             23 February 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           Micro Focus Universal CMDB
Publisher:         Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:  Windows
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-6488  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://softwaresupport.softwaregrp.com/document/-/facetsearch/document/KM03086019

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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: KM03086019
Version: 1

MFSBGN03798 rev.1 - Micro Focus Universal CMDB, Apache Struts Instance

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

Release Date: 2018-02-22
Last Updated: 2018-02-22

Potential Security Impact: Remote: Arbitrary Code Execution

Source: Micro Focus, Product Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY
A potential security vulnerability has been identified in Micro Focus
Universal CMDB. The vulnerability could be remotely exploited to allow
Arbitrary Code Execution.

References:

  - CVE-2018-6488 - Arbitrary Code Execution

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

  - HP UCMDB Configuration Manager Software -v 4.10, 4.11, 4.12

BACKGROUND

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


Micro Focus would like to thank Chethan K and Sharp Rodney for reporting this
issue to cyber-psrt@microfocus.com

RESOLUTION

Micro Focus has made the following software updates and mitigation
information to resolve the vulnerability in Micro Focus Universal CMDB.

* For more information please use the following link: 
<https://softwaresupport.softwaregrp.com/group/softwaresupport/search-result/
/facetsearch/document/KM03083282>

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 21 February 2018 Initial release

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