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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                    ESB-2006.0369 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux]
          HP OpenView Network Node Manager - Remote Unauthorized
              Privileged Access, Arbitrary Command Execution
                                29 May 2006


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM)
Publisher:            Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:     HP-UX B.11.00, B.11.11 and B.11.23
                      Linux variants
Impact:               Administrative Compromise
                      Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
                      Create Arbitrary Files
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2006-2580

Original Bulletin:    

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Document ID: c00672314

Version: 1

HPSBMA02098 SSRT5911 rev.1 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 
Remote Unauthorized Privileged Access, Arbitrary Command Execution, 
Arbitrary File Creation

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

Release Date: 2006-05-22
Last Updated: 2006-05-22

Potential Security Impact: Remote unauthorized privileged access,
command execution, arbitrary file creation

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

Potential vulnerabilities have been identified with HP OpenView Network
Manager (OV NNM). These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely by
unauthorized user to gain privileged access, execute arbitrary commands,
create arbitrary files.

References: None

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 6.20, 6.4x, 7.01, 7.50 running
HP-UX B.11.00, B.11.11, and B.11.23, Solaris, Windows NT, Windows 2000,
Windows XP, and Linux.


The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks NGSSoftware for reporting these 
vulnerabilities to security-alert@hp.com.

To determine if a 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-UX OV NNM 7.50
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
action: install PHSS_34099 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.23
HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.00
action: install PHSS_34098 or subsequent

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.01
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install PHSS_33842 or subsequent

For HP-UX OV NNM 6.4x
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install PHSS_34202 or subsequent

For HP-UX OV NNM 6.20
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install PHSS_34008 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 7.50
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
action: install PSOV_03436 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 7.01
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
action: install PSOV_03430 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 6.4x
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
action: install PSOV_03437 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 6.20
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
action: install PSOV_03434 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 7.50
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
action: install NNM_01115 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 7.01
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
action: install NNM_01110 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 6.4x
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
action: install NNM_01116 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 6.20
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
action: install NNM_01113 or subsequent

For Linux OV NNM 7.50
Linux RedHatAS2.1
action: install LSOV_00026 or subsequent


HP has provided the following patches to resolve this potential
These patches are available from http://support.openview.hp.com/patches/

NNM 7.50

HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)	 - PHSS_34099 or subsequent
HP-UX B.11.23 - PHSS_34098 or subsequent
HP-UX B.11.11 - PHSS_34098 or subsequent
HP-UX B.11.00 - PHSS_34098 or subsequent
Linux RedHatAS2.1 - LSOV_00026 or subsequent
Solaris - PSOV_03436 or subsequent
Windows - NNM_01115 or subsequent

NNM 7.01

HP-UX B.11.11 - PHSS_33842 or subsequent
HP-UX B.11.00 - PHSS_33842 or subsequent
Solaris - PSOV_03430 or subsequent
Windows - NNM_01110 or subsequent

NNM 6.4x

HP-UX B.11.11 - PHSS_34202 or subsequent
HP-UX B.11.00 - PHSS_34202 or subsequent
Solaris - PSOV_03437 or subsequent
Windows - NNM_01116 or subsequent

NNM 6.20

HP-UX B.11.11 - PHSS_34008 or subsequent
HP-UX B.11.00 - PHSS_34008 or subsequent
Solaris - PSOV_03434 or subsequent
Windows - NNM_01113 or subsequent

Install the patches listed in the Resolution section for Solaris,
Windows NT,
Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Linux.


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
potentially affect a specific HP-UX system. For more information:

Version:1 (rev.1) - 22 May 2006 Initial release

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Bulletin number in the title:

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