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HPSBMA02572 SSRT100082 rev.1 - HP Operations Agent Running on Windows, Local Elevation of Privileges and Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Potential Security Impact:
Local elevation of privileges and remote execution of arbitrary code
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Operations Agent running on Windows. The vulnerabilities could be exploited locally resulting in an elevation of privileges and remotely allowing execution of arbitrary code.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
Operations Agent v7.36 and
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Francis Provencher of Protek Research Labs for reporting this vulnerability to email@example.com.
HP has provided hotfixes for Operations Agent v7.36 and
v8.6 to resolve this vulnerability.
Please contact your HP Software support channel to request the hotfixes below.
For Operations agent v7.36 request hotfixes for QCCR1A106920 and QCCR1A106834.
For Operations agent v8.6 request hotfixes for QCCR1A106558 and QCCR1A106917.
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Version:1 (rev.1) - 2 September 2010 Initial Release
Third Party Security Patches:
Third party security patches that 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.
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