Advisory Details

April 9th, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Intelligent Management Center JavaService Information Disclosure Vulnerability

ZDI-13-063
ZDI-CAN-1663

CVE ID CVE-2012-5212
CVSS SCORE 6.8, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett-Packard
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Intelligent Management Center
TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 12867. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information on vulnerable installations of HP Intelligent Management Center. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the communication channel between the JavaService server and the Monitoring Deployment Agent. By abusing this flaw an attacker can disclose administrative credentials and possibly leverage this situation to achieve remote code execution. In addition, the application's state can be modified by either stopping all daemons or undeploying the deployed modules.

VENDOR RESPONSE Hewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay/?docId=emr_na-c03689276
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2012-11-19 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2013-04-09 - Coordinated public release of advisory
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