Advisory Details

September 11th, 2013

HP PCM+ AgentController Servlet Command Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-13-228
ZDI-CAN-1745

CVE ID CVE-2013-4813
CVSS SCORE 10, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett-Packard
AFFECTED PRODUCTS PCM Plus
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of HP PCM Plus. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaws exist within the Agent servlet. This servlet is vulnerable to a command injection vulnerability when processing HEAD requests. A remote attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute remote 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:
https://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay/?docId=emr_na-c03897409
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2013-02-22 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2013-09-11 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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