Hewlett-Packard SiteScope SOAP Call runOMAgentCommand Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-13-205: August 13th, 2013
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of HP SiteScope. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within APIBSMIntegrationImpl's processing of the runOMAgentCommand which can be invoked through SOAP requests without prior authentication. The omHost key can take in a value containing a windows shell command. An attacker can exploit this condition to gain remote code execution as SYSTEM.
Vendor ResponseHewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2013-01-07 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2013-08-13 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod