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HPSBMA01224 SSRT051023 rev.6 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager
(OV NNM) Remote Unauthorized Privileged Access

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted
upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2005-08-26
Last Updated: 2006-02-16

Potential Security Impact: Remote unauthorized privileged access

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company,
        HP Software Security Response Team

Potential vulnerabilities have been identified with HP OpenView
Network Node Manager (OV NNM). These vulnerabilities could be
exploited remotely by an unauthorized user to gain privileged

References: Portcullis Security Advisory 05-014

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 6.20, 6.4x, 7.01, 7.50
running on HP-UX B.11.00, B.11.11, and B.11.23, Solaris,
Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Linux.


The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks NGSSoftware for reporting these
vulnerabilities to security-alert@hp.com.

NOTE: Any preliminary files which have been installed should be
removed before installing he patches listed below. A script to
remove the preliminary files is in the package containing those
files. Details are in the README_HPSBMA01224_rev1.txt file.

To determine if a system has an affected version,
search the output of "swlist -a revision -l fileset" for one of
the filesets listed below. For affected systems verify that the
recommended action has been taken.


For HP-UX OV NNM 7.50
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
action: install PHSS_33784 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.23
HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.00
action: install PHSS_33783 or subsequent

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.01
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install PHSS_33842 or subsequent

For HP-UX OV NNM 6.4x
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
 ->action: install PHSS_34202 or subsequent

For HP-UX OV NNM 6.20
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
 ->action: install PHSS_34008 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 7.50
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
action: install PSOV_03425 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 7.01
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
action: install PSOV_03430 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 6.4x
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
 ->action: install PSOV_03437 or subsequent

For Solaris OV NNM 6.20
SunOS 5.6
SunOS 5.7
SunOS 5.8
SunOS 5.9
 ->action: install PSOV_03434 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 7.50
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
action: install NNM_01106 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 7.01
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
action: install NNM_01110 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 6.4x
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
 ->action: install NNM_01116 or subsequent

For Windows OV NNM 6.20
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows XP
 ->action: install NNM_01113 or subsequent

For Linux OV NNM 7.50
Linux RedHatAS2.1
action: install LSOV_00022 or subsequent



HP has provided the following patches to resolve this potential
vulnerability.  These patches are available from
http://support.openview.hp.com/patches /

NNM 7.50
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA) PHSS_33784
HP-UX B.11.23      PHSS_33783
HP-UX B.11.11      PHSS_33783
HP-UX B.11.00      PHSS_33783
Linux RedHatAS2.1  LSOV_00022
Solaris            PSOV_03425
Windows            NNM_01106

NNM 7.01
HP-UX B.11.11 PHSS_33842
HP-UX B.11.00 PHSS_33842
Solaris       PSOV_03430
Windows       NNM_01110

NNM 6.4x
 ->HP-UX B.11.11 PHSS_34202
 ->HP-UX B.11.00 PHSS_34202
 ->Solaris       PSOV_03437
 ->Windows       NNM_01116

NNM 6.20
 ->HP-UX B.11.11 PHSS_34008
 ->HP-UX B.11.00 PHSS_34008
 ->Solaris       PSOV_03434
 ->Windows       NNM_01113



HP-UX Security Patch Check: Security Patch Check revision B.02.00
analyzes all HP-issued Security Bulletins to provide a subset of
recommended actions that potentially affect a specific HP-UX
system. For more information:
http://software.hp.com/portal/swdepot/displayProductInfo.do ?

rev.0 - 26 August 2005 Initial release
rev.1 - 4 September 2005 Add cdpView.ovpl and freeIPaddrs.ovpl
rev.2 - 7 September 2005 Add patches for OV NNM 7.50
rev.3 - 12 September 2005 Add preliminary files for
                          OV NNM 7.01, 6.x
rev.4 - 18 September 2005 Revise preliminary files
rev.5 - 3 October 2005 Add patches for NNM 7.01
Version:6 (rev.6) - 16 February 2006 Add patches for NNM 6.x

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Yours truly,
HP S/W Security Team
WTEC Cupertino, California

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