Advisory Details

March 11th, 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Intelligent Management Center accessMgrServlet Deserialization of Untrusted Data Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-17-166
ZDI-CAN-4122

CVE ID CVE-2017-5790
CVSS SCORE 10, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett Packard Enterprise
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Intelligent Management Center
TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 25807. 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 Enterprise Intelligent Management Center. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the accessMgrServlet servlet. The issue lies in the failure to properly validate user-supplied data which can result in deserialization of untrusted data. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of SYSTEM.

VENDOR RESPONSE Hewlett Packard Enterprise has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-hpesbhf03710en_us
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2016-11-03 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2017-03-11 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Jacob Baines - Tenable Network Security
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