Advisory Details

April 17th, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Universal CMDB Integration Service UploadScansServlet Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-14-099
ZDI-CAN-1977

CVE ID CVE-2013-6215
CVSS SCORE 8.5, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett-Packard
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Universal CMDB
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 13482. 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 Hewlett-Packard Universal Configuration Management Database (CMDB). Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability, but it is trivial to bypass.

The specific flaw exists in the handling of requests to the Integration Service. The service exposes the UploadScanServlet which contains a flaw that allows attackers to create files at arbitrary locations with attacker controlled data. This vulnerability can be leveraged by an attacker to gain remote code execution under the context of SYSTEM.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS 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-c04219959
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2014-01-20 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2014-04-17 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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