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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
MFSBGN03802 - Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) /
Cloud Optimizer, Local Disclosure of Information
13 April 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: HP Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) / Cloud Optimizer
Operating System: Windows
UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2017-5754 CVE-2017-5753 CVE-2017-5715
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: KM03140487
MFSBGN03802 - Virtualization Performance Viewer (vPV) / Cloud Optimizer,
Local Disclosure of Information
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2018-04-12
Last Updated: 2018-04-12
Potential Security Impact: Local: Disclosure of Information
Source: Micro Focus, Product Security Response Team
A potential vulnerability has been identified in Micro Focus Virtualization
Performance Viewer (vPV) / Cloud Optimizer. The vulnerability could be
exploited to Local Disclosure of Information.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Virtualization Performance Viewer Software 2.20, 3.0, 3.01, 3.02, 3.03
HPE Cloud Optimizer 2.20, 3.0, 3.01, 3.02, 3.03
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CVSS Version 3.0 and Version 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference V3 Vector V3 Base Score V2 Vector V2 Base Score
CVE-2017-5715 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:N 0.0 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) 4.7
CVE-2017-5753 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:N 0.0 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) 4.7
CVE-2017-5754 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:N 0.0 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) 4.7
Micro Focus is actively working with its vendors to address any systems-level
Spectre and Meltdown impacts. However, if you have immediate concerns
or questions regarding CentOS and its approach to Spectre or Meltdown,
please contact them directly.
Version:1 (rev.1) - 15 April 2018 Initial release
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