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HPSBMA02213 SSRT061214 rev.1 - HP Systems Insight Manager (SIM) for Windows, Remote Privileged Access and Arbitrary Code Execution
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Potential Security Impact:
Remote privileged access or arbitrary code execution
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Systems Insight Manager (SIM) for Windows. The vulnerability could be exploited to allow remote privileged access and arbitrary code execution.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP SIM 4.2
HP SIM 5.0 SP4
HP SIM 5.0 SP5
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Luka Treiber and Aljosa Ocepek from Acros Security
(www.acrossecurity.com) for reporting this vulnerability to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HP has made the following software update available to resolve the vulnerability.
The update is available on:
HP SIM 5.1 with SP1 - Windows (or subsequent)
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Version: 1 (rev.1) - 14 May 2007 Initial release
Third Party Security Patches:
Third party security patches which are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.
System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products to provide customers with current secure solutions.
"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected HP products the important security information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action.
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