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AL-2007.0124 -- [Win][Linux][HP-UX][Solaris] -- HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) Remote Unauthorized Execution of Arbitrary Code

Date: 07 December 2007

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A  U  S  C  E  R  T                                           A  L  E  R  T

                       AL-2007.0124 -- AUSCERT ALERT
                       [Win][Linux][HP-UX][Solaris]
      HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) Remote Unauthorized
                        Execution of Arbitrary Code
                              7 December 2007

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        AusCERT Alert Summary
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Product:              HP OpenView Network Node Manager
Publisher:            Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:     Solaris
                      HP-UX
                      Windows
                      Linux variants
Impact:               Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2007-6204

Revision History:     December 7 2007: Corrected formatting
                      December 7 2007: Initial Release

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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c01188923
Version: 1

HPSBMA02281 SSRT061261 rev.1 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 
Remote Unauthorized Execution of Arbitrary Code

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

Release Date: 2007-12-05
Last Updated: 2007-12-05

Potential Security Impact: Remote unauthorized execution of arbitrary code

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

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY
A potential vulnerability has been identified with HP OpenView Network 
Node Manager (OV NNM). This vulnerability could be exploited remotely by 
an unauthorized user to execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the 
NNM server.

References: CVE-2007-6204 

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 6.41, 7.01, 7.51 running on 
HP-UX B.11.00, B.11.11, and B.11.23, Solaris, Windows NT, Windows 2000, 
Windows XP, and Linux. 

BACKGROUND

The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Tenable Network Security working with 
TippingPoint (www.tippingpoint.com) and the Zero Day Initiative 
(www.zerodayinitiative.com) for reporting this vulnerability to 
security-alert@hp.com.

Note: The following is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant. Only the 
HP-UX versions are listed. 

To determine if an HP-UX 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.

AFFECTED VERSIONS

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.51 
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA) 
============= 
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN 
action: install PHSS_36902 or subsequent 

HP-UX B.11.23 (PA) 
HP-UX B.11.11 
HP-UX B.11.00 
============= 
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN 
action: install PHSS_36901 or subsequent 

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.01 
HP-UX B.11.00 
HP-UX B.11.11 
============= 
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN 
action: install PHSS_36773 or subsequent 

For HP-UX OV NNM 6.41 
HP-UX B.11.00 
HP-UX B.11.11 
============= 
OVNNMgr.OVNNM-RUN 
action: install PHSS_37141 or subsequent 



END AFFECTED VERSIONS

RESOLUTION

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

OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 7.51 

HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
 PHSS_36902 or subsequent
 
HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
 PHSS_36901 or subsequent
 
HP-UX B.11.11
 PHSS_36901 or subsequent
 
HP-UX B.11.00
 PHSS_36901 or subsequent
 
Linux RedHatAS2.1 
 LXOV_00054 or subsequent
 
Solaris
 PSOV_03482 or subsequent
 
Windows
 NNM_01161 or subsequent
 


OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 7.01 

HP-UX B.11.11
 PHSS_36773 or subsequent
 
HP-UX B.11.00
 PHSS_36773 or subsequent
 
Solaris
 PSOV_03480 or subsequent
 
Windows
 NNM_01159 or subsequent
 


OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 6.41 

HP-UX B.11.11
 PHSS_37141 or subsequent
 
HP-UX B.11.00
 PHSS_37141 or subsequent
 
Solaris
 PSOV_03489 or subsequent
 
Windows
 NNM_01167 or subsequent
 


MANUAL ACTIONS: Non-HP-UX only 
Install the patches listed in the Resolution section for Solaris, Windows, 
and Linux. 

PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION 

HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced 
application that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all 
HP-issued Security Bulletins and lists recommended actions that may apply 
to a specific HP-UX system. It can also download patches and create a depot 
automatically. For more information see: https://www.hp.com/go/swa 

HISTORY 
Version:1 (rev.1) - 5 December 2007 Initial release 

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches which are to be 
installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in 
accordance with the customer's patch management policy. 

Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services support 
channel.

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported 
product, send Email to: security-alert@hp.com 
It is strongly recommended that security related information being 
communicated to HP be encrypted using PGP, especially exploit information. 
To get the security-alert PGP key, please send an e-mail message as follows:
  To: security-alert@hp.com 
  Subject: get key

Subscribe: To initiate a subscription to receive future HP Security 
Bulletins via Email: 
http://h30046.www3.hp.com/driverAlertProfile.php?regioncode=NA&langcode=USENG&jumpid=in_SC-GEN__driverITRC&topiccode=ITRC 
On the web page: ITRC security bulletins and patch sign-up 
Under Step1: your ITRC security bulletins and patches 
  - check ALL categories for which alerts are required and continue.
Under Step2: your ITRC operating systems 
  - verify your operating system selections are checked and save.


To update an existing subscription: http://h30046.www3.hp.com/subSignIn.php 
Log in on the web page: Subscriber's choice for Business: sign-in. 
On the web page: Subscriber's Choice: your profile summary - use Edit 
Profile to update appropriate sections.


To review previously published Security Bulletins visit: 
http://www.itrc.hp.com/service/cki/secBullArchive.do 


* The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin relates to is 
represented by the 5th and 6th characters of the Bulletin number in the 
title: 

GN = HP General SW
MA = HP Management Agents
MI = Misc. 3rd Party SW
MP = HP MPE/iX
NS = HP NonStop Servers
OV = HP OpenVMS
PI = HP Printing & Imaging
ST = HP Storage SW
TL = HP Trusted Linux
TU = HP Tru64 UNIX
UX = HP-UX
VV = HP VirtualVault

System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to 
maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the 
security features of software products to provide customers with current 
secure solutions.


"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to 
the attention of users of the affected HP products the important security 
information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users 
determine the applicability of this information to their individual 
situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this 
information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations 
and, consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting 
from user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. 
To the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either 
express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and 
fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement."

┬ęCopyright 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. 

Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial 
errors or omissions contained herein. The information provided is provided 
"as is" without warranty of any kind. To the extent permitted by law, 
neither HP or its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable 
for incidental, special or consequential damages including downtime cost; 
lost profits; damages relating to the procurement of substitute products 
or services; or damages for loss of data, or software restoration. The 
information in this document is subject to change without notice. 
Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard products 
referenced herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company in the United 
States and other countries. Other product and company names mentioned 
herein may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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