Advisory Details

February 7th, 2011

(0Day) Hewlett-Packard Data Protector Client EXEC_CMD omni_chk_ds.sh Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-11-054
ZDI-CAN-418

CVE ID CVE-2011-0924
CVSS SCORE 10, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett-Packard
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Data Protector
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 6798. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS

This vulnerability allows an attacker to execute remote code on vulnerable installations of the Hewlett-Packard Data Protector client. User interaction is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the filtering of the EXEC_CMD command. The Data Protector client only verifies file names, not their contents. By supplying malicious code within specific script files, arbitrary code execution is possible under the context of the current user.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2009-01-26 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2011-02-07 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Anonymous
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