HP Managed Printing Administration jobAcct Multiple VulnerabilitiesZDI-11-352: December 22nd, 2011
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of HP Managed Printing Administration. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
There multiple classes of flaws within this product including arbitrary file creation, null char truncation and directory traversal. Null injection and directory traversal can be used in the form data passed to MPAUploader.Uploader.1.UploadFiles() to remotely create arbitrary files.
Vendor ResponseHewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2011-04-01 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2011-12-22 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod