HP Insight Control for Windows Lets Remote Authenticated Users Gain Elevated Privileges and Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Request Forgery Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1025431|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1025431
(Links to External Site)
Date: Apr 21 2011
Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information, User access via network|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes |
Version(s): prior to 6.3|
Two vulnerabilities were reported in HP Insight Control for Windows. A remote authenticated user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system. A remote user can conduct cross-site request forgery attacks.|
A remote authenticated user can gain elevated privileges [CVE-2011-1544].
A remote user can take actions on the site acting as the target user [CVE-2011-1545].
A remote authenticated user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.|
A remote user can take actions on the site acting as the target user.
The vendor has issued a fix (6.3).|
The vendor's advisory is available at:
Vendor URL: h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02748970 (Links to External Site)
|Underlying OS: Windows (Any)|
Source Message Contents
Subject: [security bulletin] HPSBMA02664 SSRT100417 rev.1 - HP Insight Control Performance Management for Windows, Remote Privilege Elevation, Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF)|
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c02748970
HPSBMA02664 SSRT100417 rev.1 - HP Insight Control Performance Management for Windows, Remote Privilege Elevation, Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2011-04-20
Last Updated: 2011-04-20
Potential Security Impact: Remote privilege elevation, cross site request forgery (CSRF)
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified in HP Insight Control performance management for Windows. The vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely resulting in privilege elevation and cross site request forgery (CSRF).
References: CVE-2011-1544 (privilege elevation), CVE-2011-1545 (CSRF)
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Insight Control performance management prior to v6.3
Note: HP BladeSystem Matrix Infrastructure also supplies HP Insight Software. HP Insight Control performance management is available as part of HP Insight Software.
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2011-1544 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) 6.0
CVE-2011-1545 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 6.8
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided HP Insight Control performance management v6.3 or subsequent to resolve the vulnerabilities.
The HP Insight Control performance management updates are contained on Insight Software DVD images. These DVD images are available here.
Version: 1 (rev.1) - 20 April 2011 Initial release
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