Hewlett-Packard Intelligent Management Center BIMS UploadServlet Information Disclosure Vulnerability

2014-07-16T00:00:00
ID ZDI-14-231
Type zdi
Reporter Bluesea
Modified 2014-06-22T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Hewlett-Packard Intelligent Management Center. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the UploadServlet servlet. This servlet contains a directory traversal issue which allows any file readable by SYSTEM to be disclosed. By abusing this behavior, an attacker can disclose administrative credentials and possibly leverage this situation to achieve remote code execution.