HP Insight Recovery for Windows Flaws Permit Cross-Site Scripting and Directory Traversal Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1024673|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1024673
(Links to External Site)
Date: Nov 2 2010
Disclosure of authentication information, Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of user information|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes |
Version(s): prior to 6.2|
Two vulnerabilities were reported in HP Insight Recovery for Windows. A remote user can conduct cross-site scripting attacks. A remote user can download arbitrary files from the target system.|
A remote user can cause arbitrary scripting code to be executed by the target user's browser [CVE-2010-4101]. The code will originate from the site running the HP Insight Recovery software and will run in the security context of that site. As a result, the code will be able to access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the site, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the site, or take actions on the site acting as the target user.
A remote user can download arbitrary files from the target system [CVE-2010-4102].
A remote user can access the target user's cookies (including authentication cookies), if any, associated with the site running the HP Insight Recovery software, access data recently submitted by the target user via web form to the site, or take actions on the site acting as the target user.|
A remote user can view arbitrary files on the target system.
The vendor has issued a fix (6.2).|
The vendor's advisory is available at:
Vendor URL: h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02571464 (Links to External Site)
|Underlying OS: Windows (Any)|
Source Message Contents
Subject: [security bulletin] HPSBMA02604 SSRT100320 rev.1 - HP Insight Recovery for Windows, Remote Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Arbitrary File Download|
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c02571464
HPSBMA02604 SSRT100320 rev.1 - HP Insight Recovery for Windows, Remote Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Arbitrary File Download
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2010-10-28
Last Updated: 2010-10-28
Potential Security Impact: Remote cross site scripting (XSS), arbitrary file download
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified in HP Insight Recovery for Windows. The vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely resulting in cross site scripting (XSS) or arbitrary file download.
References: CVE-2010-4101 (XSS), CVE-2010-4102 (arbitrary file downlaod)
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Virtual Connect Enterprise Manager prior to v6.2
Note: HP BladeSystem Matrix Infrastructure also supplies HP Insight Software. HP Insight Recovery is available as part of HP Insight Software.
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2010-4101 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2010-4102 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 5.0
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided HP Insight Recovery v6.2 or subsequent to resolve the vulnerability
The HP Insight Recovery updates are contained on Insight Software DVD images. These DVD images are available here.
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Version: 1 (rev.1) - 28 October 2010 Initial release
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