(HP Issues Fix for HP Systems Insight Manager) OpenSSL SSL 3.0 Protocol Downgrade Flaw Lets Remote Users Decrypt SSL Traffic
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1032436|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1032436
(Links to External Site)
Date: May 29 2015
Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes Exploit Included: Yes |
Version(s): 7.2.x, 7.3.x, 7.4.0, 7.4.0a|
A vulnerability was reported in OpenSSL. A remote user can decrypt SSL sessions in certain cases. HP Systems Insight Manager is affected.|
A remote user can with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack can force a client to negotiate a downgrade to SSLv3 instead of a TLS v1.x protocol and then conduct a BEAST-style of attack to decrypt portions of the session.
This protocol vulnerability is referred to as the POODLE ("Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption") vulnerability.
This is a flaw in the protocol rather than in the OpenSSL implementation.
The original advisory is available at:
Bodo Moller, Thai Duong, and Krzysztof Kotowicz reported this vulnerability.
A remote user with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack can decrypt SSL sessions.|
HP has issued a fix for HP Systems Insight Manager.|
The HP advisory is available at:
Vendor URL: h20564.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c04571454 (Links to External Site)
Access control error|
|Underlying OS: Linux (Any), UNIX (HP/UX), Windows (Any)|
This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.|
Source Message Contents
Subject: [security bulletin] HPSBMU03261 rev.2 - HP Systems Insight Manager running OpenSSL on Linux and Windows, Remote Disclosure of Information|
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c04571454
HPSBMU03261 rev.2 - HP Systems Insight Manager running OpenSSL on Linux and
Windows, Remote Disclosure of Information
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2015-02-13
Last Updated: 2015-05-20
Potential Security Impact: Remote disclosure of information
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP Systems
Insight Manager running OpenSSL on Linux and Windows. These vulnerabilities
are related to the SSLv3 vulnerability known as "Padding Oracle on Downgraded
Legacy Encryption" or "POODLE", which could be exploited remotely to allow
disclosure of information.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Systems Insight Manager versions 7.2.x, 7.3.x, 7.4.0, and 7.4.0a
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2014-3508 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-3509 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 6.8
CVE-2014-3511 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-3513 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) 7.1
CVE-2014-3566 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-3567 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) 7.1
CVE-2014-3568 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2014-5139 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 4.3
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided hot fixes for HP Systems Insight Manager versions 7.2 and 7.3
to resolve these vulnerabilities. Download the hot fixes from the following
location under the Download HotFix Update Kit list:
Version:1 (rev.1) - 13 February 2015 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 20 May 2015 Added version 7.3 hotfix
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