TippingPoint Zero Day Initiative

HP Managed Printing Administration jobDelivery Multiple Vulnerabilities

ZDI-11-354: December 22nd, 2011


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Affected Vendors

Affected Products

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Vulnerability Details

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 \Inetpub\wwwroot\hpmpa\jobDelivery\Default.asp to remotely create arbitrary files.

Vendor Response

Hewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:

Disclosure Timeline

    2011-04-01 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2011-12-22 - Coordinated public release of advisory


This vulnerability was discovered by:
    Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod