Advisory Details

July 24th, 2014

Shunra Network Virtualization for Hewlett-Packard toServerObject() Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-14-268
ZDI-CAN-2024

CVE ID CVE-2014-2626
CVSS SCORE 9.4, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/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 13478. 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 toServerObject function. The method does not properly sanitize the input to this function allowing for directory traversal. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to write files under the context of SYSTEM and achieve remote code execution.

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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