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HPSBUX02164 SSRT061265 rev.1 - HP-UX VirtualVault Running Apache 1.3.X Remote
Denial of Service (DoS) and Arbitrary Code Execution

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

Release Date: 2006-10-31
Last Updated: 2006-10-31

Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS) and execution of
arbitrary code

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

Two potential security vulnerabilities have been reported in HP-UX VirtualVault
Apache HTTP server versions prior to Apache 1.3.37 that may allow a Denial of
Service (DoS) attack and execution of arbitrary code.

References: CVE-2006-3747, CVE-2006-3352

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP-UX B.11.04 with VirtualVault 4.7 or VirtualVault 4.6 or VirtualVault 4.5.


The Apache group, while announcing the release of Apache HTTP Server version
1.3.37 reported that two security defects have been addressed.

Note: To determine if an HP-UX 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.


HP-UX B.11.04 Virtualvault A.04.70
action: install PHSS_35460 or subsequent
action: install PHSS_35463 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.04 Virtualvault A.04.60
action: install PHSS_35459 or subsequent
action: install PHSS_35462 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.04 Virtualvault A.04.50
action: install PHSS_35458 or subsequent
action: install PHSS_35461 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.04 HP Webproxy A.02.10 (Apache 1.x)
action: install PHSS_35111 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.04 HP Webproxy A.02.00
action: install PHSS_35110 or subsequent



For B.11.04 HP has made the following patches available.
The patches are available for download from http://itrc.hp.com

PHSS_35460 HP-UX VirtualVault 4.7 IWS update
PHSS_35463 HP-UX VirtualVault 4.7.OWS update
PHSS_35459 HP-UX VirtualVault 4.6 IWS update
PHSS_35462 HP-UX VirtualVault 4.6 OWS update
PHSS_35458 HP-UX VirtualVault 4.5 IWS update
PHSS_35461 HP-UX VirtualVault 4.5 OWS update
PHSS_35111 HP-UX VirtualVault Webproxy server2.1 (Apache 1.x) update
PHSS_35110 HP-UX VirtualVault Webproxy server2.0 update

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:


HISTORY Version: 1 (rev.1) 31 October 2006 Initial release

Third Party Security Patches: Third Party security patches which are to be
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accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

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Bulletin number in the title:

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    MA = HP Management Agents,
    MI = Misc. 3rd party SW,
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    OV = HP OpenVMS,
    PI = HP Printing & Imaging,
    ST = HP Storage SW,
    TL = HP Trusted Linux,
    TU = HP Tru64 UNIX,
    UX = HP-UX,
    VV = HP Virtual Vault

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reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products
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HP S/W Security Team
WTEC Cupertino, California

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