Date: 30 June 2014
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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
HPSBMU03061 rev.1 - HP Release Control, Disclosure of
Privileged Information and Elevation of Privilege
30 June 2014
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: HP Release Control
Operating System: Windows
Impact/Access: Increased Privileges -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Access Privileged Data -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2014-2613 CVE-2014-2612
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c04352674
HPSBMU03061 rev.1 - HP Release Control, Disclosure of Privileged Information
and Elevation of Privilege
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2014-06-26
Last Updated: 2014-06-26
Potential Security Impact: Disclosure of privileged information and elevation
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Release
Control. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to allow disclosure of
privileged information and elevation of privilege.
CVE-2014-2612, SSRT101581 (disclosure of privileged information)
CVE-2014-2613 (elevation of privilege)
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Release Control, v9.1, v9.11, v9.12, v9.13 on Windows
HP Release Control, v9.20, v9.21 on Windows and Linux
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2014-2612 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N) 4.0
CVE-2014-2613 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C) 9.0
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided updates for HP Release Control to resolve this vulnerability.
Please install the patch as listed below. HP Release Control version
v9.1, v9.11, v9.12, v9.13 on Windows
v9.20, v9.21 on Windows
RC 9.21.0003 p1
v9.20, v9.21 on Linux
RC 9.21.0002 p1
Version:1 (rev.1) - 26 June 2014 Initial release
Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that 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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GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
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MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PI = Printing and Imaging
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
TU = Tru64 UNIX
UX = HP-UX
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