(HP Issues Advisory for Certain HP Computers) Intel Active Management Technology Authentication Flaw Lets Remote and Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1038411|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1038411
(Links to External Site)
Date: May 8 2017
Root access via local system, Root access via network|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes |
Two vulnerabilities were reported in Intel Active Management Technology. A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system. A remote user can gain elevated privileges. Certain HP Computers affected.|
A remote user can supply a specially crafted HTTP Digest authentication response to bypass authentication and gain system privileges on the target system.
Intel Standard Manageability (ISM) is also affected by this vulnerability.
A local user can provision manageability features to gain elevated privileges on the target system.
Intel Standard Manageability (ISM) and Intel Small Business Technology firmware is also affected by this vulnerability.
Maksim Malyutin from Embedi reported these vulnerabilities.
A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.|
A remote user can gain elevated privileges on the target system.
HP has issued an advisory for CVE-2017-5689 for certain HP Computers. HP has issued a fix for certain versions. A fix is pending for other versions.|
Some versions of the following models are affected:
HP Elite Slice
HP Spectre Pro
HP Z Series
HP rp5800 Retail System
HP 6360t Mobile Thin Client
HP MP6 Digital Signage Player
HP MP9 Retail System
HP MultiSeat Desktop
HP RP5 Retail System
HP RP7 Retail System
HP RP9 Retail System
HP t820 Flexible Thin Client
A patch matrix is available at:
The HP advisory is available at:
Vendor URL: support.hp.com/us-en/document/c05507350 (Links to External Site)
This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.|
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