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HPSBMA02374 SSRT080046 rev.1 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM), Remote
Denial of Service (DoS)

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

Release Date: 2008-10-08
Last Updated: 2008-10-08

Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS)

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

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP OpenView Network
Node Manager (OV NNM). The vulnerability could be exploited remotely to create a
Denial of Service (DoS).

References: CVE-2008-3545

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) v7.01, v7.51, v7.53 running on HP-UX,
Linux, Solaris, and Windows


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference                         Base Vector               Base Score
CVE-2008-3545     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)      7.8
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.

HP has made patches available to resolve the vulnerabilities for NNM v7.53.

HP has made a new version of the ovtopmd program available to resolve the
vulnerabilities for NNM v7.01 and NNM v7.51. The new ovtopmd is available as a
file to be installed manually. The files are listed in the table below.
Instructions for installing the files are contained in the
readme_for_ovtopmd.txt file.

For NNM v7.01 and NNM v7.51 patches must be installed before the ovtopmd file is

The ovtopmd files and the readme_for_ovtopmd.txt file are available from

The patches are available from http://itrc.hp.com

Instructions for installing the files are contained in the
readme_for_ovtopmd.txt file.

Instruction File - readme_for_ovtopmd.txt
MD5 Sum - 1f169a097b6f267887ce6ba9c0cfbdb4

OV NNM v7.53
Operating_System - HP-UX (IA)
Resolved in Patch - PHSS_38489 or subsequent
Operating_System - HP-UX (PA)
Resolved in Patch - PHSS_38488 or subsequent
Operating_System - Linux RedHatAS2.1
Resolved in Patch - LXOV_00087 or subsequent
Operating_System - Linux RedHat4AS-x86_64
Resolved in Patch - LXOV_00088 or subsequent
Operating_System - Solaris
Resolved in Patch - PSOV_03515 or subsequent
Operating_System - Windows
Resolved in Patch - NNM_01193 or subsequent

OV NNM v7.51
Operating_System - HP-UX (IA)
Required_Patch - PHSS_37274 or subsequent
File - 751_HP-UX_IA_ovtopmd
File MD5 Sum - 200c2ca31a690f521403fc8847eb1965
Operating_System - HP-UX (PA)
Required_Patch - PHSS_37273 or subsequent
File - 751_HP-UX_PA_ovtopmd
File MD5 Sum - 2a02d4c59f5026733053aa12b10ea106
Operating_System - Linux RedHatAS2.1
Required_Patch - LXOV_00060 or subsequent
File - 751_Linux_ovtopmd
File MD5 Sum - ad787912a550e897aea8d20d1bff2ac9
Operating_System - Solaris
Required_Patch - PSOV_03490 or subsequent
File - 751_Solaris_ovtopmd
File MD5 Sum - ea3db1b518484a8640e040c92e58d0de
Operating_System - Windows
Required_Patch - NNM_01168 or subsequent
File - 751_Windows_ovtopmd.exe
File MD5 Sum - a4e22089c4d4011ecb9061f3eacc71f2

OV NNM v7.01
Operating_System -HP-UX (PA)
Required_Patch - PHSS_36773 or subsequent
File - 701_HP-UX_ovtopmd
File MD5 Sum - 24804bf910f174f9d51cc31809fadfd8
Operating_System -Solaris
Required_Patch - PSOV_03480 or subsequent
File - 701_Solaris_ovtopmd
File MD5 Sum - 813c48629c06a496ab75e39406941bd7
Operating_System -Windows
Required_Patch - NNM_01159 or subsequent
File - 701_Windows_ovtopmd.exe
File MD5 Sum - cc277d71479a1cf3e83731130248593a

Apply the appropriate file as described in the Resolution.


HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application
that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all Security Bulletins
issued by HP and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX
system. It can also download patches and create a depot automatically. For more
information see https://www.hp.com/go/swa

The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.


For HP-UX OV NNM 7.53
HP-UX B.11.31
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
action: install PHSS_38489 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.00
action: install PHSS_38488 or subsequent
URL: http://itrc.hp.com

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.51
HP-UX B.11.31
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
action: install PHSS_37274 or subsequent, then apply 751_HP-UX_IA_ovtopmd
URL: ftp://ss080046:ss080046@hprc.external.hp.com/

HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
HP-UX B.11.11
HP-UX B.11.00
action: install PHSS_37273 or subsequent, then apply 751_HP-UX_PA_ovtopmd
URL: ftp://ss080046:ss080046@hprc.external.hp.com/

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.01
HP-UX B.11.00
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install PHSS_36773 or subsequent, then apply 701_HP-UX_ovtopmd
URL: ftp://ss080046:ss080046@hprc.external.hp.com/


Version:1 (rev.1) - 8 October 2008 Initial release

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