HP KeyView Buffer Overflows in Processing Files Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1033362|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1033362
CVE-2015-5416, CVE-2015-5417, CVE-2015-5418, CVE-2015-5419, CVE-2015-5420, CVE-2015-5421, CVE-2015-5422, CVE-2015-5423, CVE-2015-5424
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Date: Aug 25 2015
Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes |
Version(s): 10.24 and prior|
Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in HP KeyView. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.|
A remote user can create a specially crafted file that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a buffer overflow or out-of-bounds memory write error and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.
GIF files are affected [CVE-2015-5416, CVE-2015-5417, CVE-2015-5418, CVE-2015-5419].
ODF files are affected [CVE-2015-5420].
Lotus files are affected [CVE-2015-5421].
AutoCAD files are affected [CVE-2015-5422].
HTML files are affected [CVE-2015-5423].
DOCX files are affected [CVE-2015-5424].
ASD - Vulnerability Research (via HP's Zero Day Initiative) reported these vulnerabilities.
A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.|
The vendor has issued a fix (10.23.0.1, 10.24.0.1).|
The vendor's advisory is available at:
Vendor URL: h20564.www2.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-c04771027 (Links to External Site)
Access control error, Boundary error|
|Underlying OS: Linux (Any), UNIX (Any), Windows (Any)|
Source Message Contents
Subject: [security bulletin] HPSBGN03395 rev.1 - HP KeyView running on HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, FreeBSD, and AIX, Remote Code Execution|
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c04771027
HPSBGN03395 rev.1 - HP KeyView running on HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows,
FreeBSD, and AIX, Remote Code Execution
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2015-08-21
Last Updated: 2015-08-21
Potential Security Impact: Remote code execution
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP KeyView
running on HP-UX, Linux, Solaris, Windows, FreeBSD, and AIX. The
vulnerability could be exploited remotely to allow execution of code.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP KeyView v10.24 and earlier
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2015-5416 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5417 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5418 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5419 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5420 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5421 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5422 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5423 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2015-5424 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks ASD - Vulnerability Research working with
HP's Zero Day Initiative for reporting this issue to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please download v10.23.0.1 or v10.24.0.1 of HP KeyView from the following
Version:1 (rev.1) - 19 August 2015 Initial release
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