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HPSBGN03444 rev.2 - HPE Network Automation, Remote Code Execution, Disclosure of Sensitive Information

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c05030906

Version: 2

HPSBGN03444 rev.2 - HPE Network Automation, Remote Code Execution, Disclosure of Sensitive Information
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2016-03-03

Last Updated: 2016-03-29


Potential Security Impact: Remote Code Execution, Disclosure of Sensitive Information

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

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

Potential vulnerabilities have been identified in HPE Network Automation. The vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution and disclosure of sensitive information.

References:
  • CVE-2016-1988 (SSRT101974)
  • CVE-2016-1989 (SSRT101943)
  • PSRT110043

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP Network Automation Software versions 9.22, 9.22.01, 9.22.02, 10.00, 10.00.01

BACKGROUND

For a PGP signed version of this security bulletin please write to: security-alert@hp.com

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference
Base Vector
Base Score
CVE-2016-1988
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
7.2
CVE-2016-1989
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
7.2
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise thanks Jean-Baptiste Thomas of CNAMTS for reporting CVE-2016-1988 to security-alert@hpe.com
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise thanks Thomas Damonneville of CNAMTS for reporting CVE-2016-1989 to security-alert@hpe.com

RESOLUTION

HPE has made the following mitigation information available to resolve the vulnerabilities in the impacted versions of Network Automation:

  • For versions 9.22, 9.22.01 and 9.22.02 - Please contact HPE Technical Support.

  • For versions 10.00 and 10.00.01 – upgrade to 10.00.02.

Upgrade instructions are available in the following Knowledge Brief:

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 3 March 2016 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 29 March 2016 Updated for CNAMTS acknowledgements

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

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Software Product Category: The Software Product Category is represented in the title by the two characters following HPSB.

3C = 3COM
3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
UX = HP-UX

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