[security bulletin] HPSBOV02834 SSRT101055 rev.1 - HP OpenVMS LOGIN or ACMELOGIN, Remote or Local Denial of Service (DoS)

2012-12-12T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:28859
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2012-12-12T00:00:00

Description

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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c03599086 Version: 1

HPSBOV02834 SSRT101055 rev.1 - HP OpenVMS LOGIN or ACMELOGIN, Remote or Local Denial of Service (DoS)

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

Release Date: 2012-12-10 Last Updated: 2012-12-10

Potential Security Impact: Remote or local Denial of Service (DoS)

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY A potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with OpenVMS LOGIN or ACMELOGIN (when running ACME_SERVER process). The vulnerabilities could be remotely or locally exploited to cause a Denial of Service (DoS).

References: CVE-2012-3276 (LOCAL), CVE-2012-32767 (REMOTE)

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed. HP OpenVMS Itanium V8.3, V8.3-1H1, V8.4. HP OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-2, V8.2, V8.3, V8.4.

BACKGROUND

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics

Reference Base Vector Base Score CVE-2012-3276 (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 2.1 CVE-2012-3277 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0 =========================================================== Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

RESOLUTION

HP has made the following patch kits available to resolve these vulnerabilities.

The patch kits and installation instructions are available from HP Support Center (HPSC) :

To download a patch kit from HPSC :

Go to http://hp.com/go/hpsc .

Login using your HP Passport account.

Use the Search: HP Support Center at the top to search for the Patch Kit Name from the table below.

HP OpenVMS Versions Platform Patch Kit Name

OpenVMS V8.4 Itanium VMS84I_MUP-V0400

OpenVMS V8.4 Alpha VMS84A_MUP-V0300

OpenVMS V8.3-1H1 Itanium VMS831H1I_MUP-V0200

OpenVMS V8.3 Itanium VMS83I_MUP-V0200

OpenVMS V8.3 Alpha VMS83A_MUP-V0200

OpenVMS V8.2 Alpha VMS82A_MUP-V0200

OpenVMS V7.3-2 Alpha VMS732_MUP-V0300

Note: If the ACME_SERVER is running, after installing this patch restart the ACME_SERVER process by the command:

$ SET SERVER ACME_SERVER /RESTART

HISTORY Version:1 (rev.1) - 10 December 2012 Initial release

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

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