Advisory Details

October 16th, 2013

Hewlett-Packard Intelligent Management Center SOM euAccountService Servlet Authentication Bypass Vulnerability

ZDI-13-240
ZDI-CAN-1644

CVE ID CVE-2013-4824
CVSS SCORE 9.4, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N)
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 13207. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


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

The specific flaw exists within the SOM's euAccountService servlet. No authentication is required to take advantage of this vulnerability, which allows the creation of a web administration account. An attacker can leverage this to manipulate other devices and users managed by the application and possibly leverage this situation to achieve remote code execution.

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-c03943547
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2012-11-19 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2013-10-16 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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