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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   HPE OneView (Insight Control) Vendors:   HPE
(HP Issues Fix for HP Insight Control) OpenSSL SSL 3.0 Protocol Downgrade Flaw Lets Remote Users Decrypt SSL Traffic
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1032440
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-3566   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 29 2015
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  Exploit Included:  Yes  
Version(s): 7.2, 7.3, 7.4
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in OpenSSL. A remote user can decrypt SSL sessions in certain cases. HP Insight Control 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.

Impact:   A remote user with the ability to conduct a man-in-the-middle attack can decrypt SSL sessions.
Solution:   HP has issued a fix for HP Insight Control.

The HP advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Oct 15 2014 OpenSSL SSL 3.0 Protocol Downgrade Flaw Lets Remote Users Decrypt SSL Traffic

 Source Message Contents

Subject:  [security bulletin] HPSBMU03263 rev.3 - HP Insight Control running OpenSSL, Remote Disclosure of Information

Hash: SHA1

Note: the current version of the following document is available here:


Document ID: c04574073
Version: 3

HPSBMU03263 rev.3 - HP Insight Control running OpenSSL, Remote Disclosure of

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

Release Date: 2015-03-16
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 Insight
Control running OpenSSL. These vulnerabilities include the SSLv3
vulnerability known as "Padding Oracle on Downgraded Legacy Encryption" or
"POODLE", which could be exploited remotely to allow disclosure of



SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Insight Control impacted software components and versions

HP Insight Control 7.2, 7.3 and 7.4

 HP Insight Control server migration v7.2.0, v7.2.1, v7.2.2, v7.3.0, v7.3.1,
v7.3.2 v7.3.3 and v 7.4.0

HP Systems Insight Manager (SIM) v7.2.0, v7.2.1, v7.2.2, v7.3.0, v7.3.1,
v7.4.0, and 7.4.0a for Linux and Windows bundled with the following software:

HP System Management Homepage (SMH) v7.2, v7.2.1, v7.2.2, v7.3.0, v7.3.1,
v7.3.2, v7.3.3, v7.4.0, and 7.4.0a for Linux and Windows
HP Version Control Agent (VCA) v7.2.0, v7.2.2, v7.3.0, v7.3.1, v7.3.2 and
v7.3.3 for Windows
HP Version Control Agent (VCA) v7.2.0, v7.2.2(A), v7.3.0, v7.3.2 and v7.3.3
for Linux
HP Version Control Repository Manager (VCRM) v7.2.0, v7.2.2, v7.3.0, v7.3.1,
v7.3.2, v7.3.3, v7.3.4, v7.4.0, and 7.4.0a for Windows
HP Version Control Repository Manager (VCRM) v7.2.0, v7.3.4, v7.4.0 and
v7.4.0a for Linux

HP System Management Homepage (SMH) v7.2, v7.2.1, v7.2.2, v7.3.0, v7.3.1,
v7.3.2, v7.3.3, v7.4.0, and 7.4.0a for Linux and Windows


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 released the following software updates to resolve these
vulnerabilities in HP Insight Control 7.2. The HP Insight Control 7.2.1
Update kit applicable to HP Insight Control 7.2.x installations is available
at the following location:

NOTE: Please read the readme.txt file before proceeding with the

HP has addressed these vulnerabilities for the impacted software components
bundled with HP Insight Control in the following HP Security Bulletins:

HP Insight Control software components
 HP Security Bulletin
 Security Bulletin Location

HP Systems Insight Manager (SIM)

HP System Management Homepage (SMH)

HP Version Control Agent (VCA)

Version Control Repository Manager (VCRM)

Version:1 (rev.1) - 16 March 2015 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 14 April 2015 Incorrect version in Resolution
Version:3 (rev.3) - 20 May 2015 Updated impacted versions

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.

Support: For issues about implementing the recommendations of this Security
Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel.  For other issues about
the content of this Security Bulletin, send e-mail to

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3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PI = Printing and Imaging
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
TU = Tru64 UNIX

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