Advisory Details

November 24th, 2013

HP Business Process Monitor tp_bpm_admin.exe Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-13-257
ZDI-CAN-1802

CVE ID CVE-2013-2366
CVSS SCORE 10, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett-Packard
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Business Process Monitor
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


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

The specific flaw exists in the handling of requests to the tp_bpm_admin.exe server which listens by default on TCP port 2696. This server exposes file upload functionality that is vulnerable to a directory traversal. This can be leveraged by an attacker to gain remote code execution under the context of SYSTEM.

VENDOR RESPONSE Hewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://h20564.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay/?docId=emr_na-c03844594
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2013-04-26 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2013-11-24 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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