Shunra Network Virtualization for Hewlett-Packard storedNtxFile() Information Disclosure VulnerabilityZDI-14-267: July 24th, 2014
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Hewlett-Packard Network Visualization. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the storedNtxFile function. The method does not properly sanitize the input to this function allowing for directory traversal. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to read files from the remote system.
Vendor ResponseHewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2014-04-08 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2014-07-24 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod