Advisory Details

February 7th, 2011

(0day) Hewlett-Packard Data Protector Client EXEC_SETUP Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-11-056
ZDI-CAN-420

CVE ID CVE-2011-0922
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 8050. 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 implementation of the EXEC_SETUP command. This command instructs a Data Protector client to download and execute a setup file. A malicious attacker can instruct the client to access a file off of a share thus executing arbitrary code 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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