TippingPoint Zero Day Initiative

HP SiteScope issueSiebelCmd SOAP Request Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-13-263: November 24th, 2013


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Vulnerability Details

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 the issueSiebelCmd() web method. A remote attacker can abuse this web method in order to remotely execute code under the context of the SYSTEM user.

Vendor Response

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

Disclosure Timeline

    2013-02-22 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2013-11-24 - Coordinated public release of advisory


This vulnerability was discovered by:
    Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod