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HPSBMA02406 SSRT080100 rev.1 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM), Remote
Execution of Arbitrary Code

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

Release Date: 2009-02-04
Last Updated: 2009-02-04

Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code

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 allow
execution of arbitrary code.

References: CVE-2009-0205

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-2009-0205     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)      7.5
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.

HP has made patches available to resolve the vulnerability.

The patches are available from http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/patches

Note: The patches are not available from the HP IT Resource Center (ITRC).

OV NNM v7.53

Operating System - HP-UX (IA)
Resolved in Patch - PHSS_38783 or subsequent
Operating System - HP-UX (PA)
Resolved in Patch - PHSS_38782 or subsequent
Operating System - Linux RedHatAS2.1
Resolved in Patch - LXOV_00089 or subsequent
Operating System - Linux RedHat4AS-x86_64
Resolved in Patch - LXOV_00090 or subsequent
Operating System - Solaris
Resolved in Patch - PSOV_03517 or subsequent
Operating System - Windows
Resolved in Patch - NNM_01195 or subsequent

OV NNM v7.51
Upgrade to NNM v7.53 and install the patches listed above. Patch bundles for
upgrading from NNM v7.51 to NNM v5.53 are available here:

OV NNM v7.01

Operating System - HP-UX (PA)
Resolved in Patch - PHSS_38761 or subsequent
Operating System - Solaris
Resolved in Patch - PSOV_03516 or subsequent
Operating System - Windows
Resolved in Patch - NNM_01194 or subsequent

Install the patches listed 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 7.51 and 7.53
HP-UX B.11.31
HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
HP-UX B.11.23 (PA)
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install the patches listed in the Resolution
URL: http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/patches

For HP-UX OV NNM 7.01
HP-UX B.11.11
action: install the patches listed in the Resolution
URL: http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/patches


Version:1 (rev.1) - 4 February 2009 Initial release

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accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

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