Advisory Details

July 24th, 2014

Shunra Network Virtualization for Hewlett-Packard storedNtxFile() Information Disclosure Vulnerability

ZDI-14-267
ZDI-CAN-2023

CVE ID CVE-2014-2625
CVSS SCORE 8.5, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:P/A:N)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett-Packard
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Network Virtualization
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 13378. 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 Network Visualization. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the storedNtxFile function. The method does not properly sanitize the input to this function allowing for directory traversal. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to read files from the remote 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-c04374202
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2014-04-08 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2014-07-24 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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