SSRT051023 rev.5 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) Remote Unauthorized Privilege...

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SSRT051023 rev.5 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM)
                   Remote Unauthorized Privileged Access

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

03 October 2005

Remote unauthorized privileged access

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

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

 ->Note:  Any preliminary files which have been installed
 ->should be removed before installing PHSS_33842, PSOV_03430,
 ->or NNM_01110 .  A script to remove the preliminary files is in
 ->the package containing those files.  Details are in the
 ->README_HPSBMA01224_rev1.txt file.


     Note: To determine if an HP-UX system has an affected
           version, search the output of
               "swlist -a revision -l fileset"
           for an affected fileset.  Then determine if the
           recommended patch or update is installed.

 ->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.11.00
     HP-UX B.11.11
     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 6.20. 6.4x
     HP-UX B.11.00
     HP-UX B.11.11
     action: install preliminary files

     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 6.20, 6.4x
     SunOS 5.6
     SunOS 5.7
     SunOS 5.8
     SunOS 5.9
     action: install preliminary files

     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 6.20, 6.4x
     Windows NT
     Windows 2000
     Windows XP
     action: install preliminary files

     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
< .

     PHSS_33784    OV NNM 7.50   HP-UX B.11.23 (IA)
     PHSS_33783    OV NNM 7.50   HP-UX B.11.23, B.11.11, B.11.00
   ->PHSS_33842    OV NNM 7.01   HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.00

     PSOV_03425    OV NNM 7.50   Solaris
   ->PSOV_03430    OV NNM 7.01   Solaris

     NNM_01106     OV NNM 7.50   Windows
   ->NNM_01110     OV NNM 7.01   Windows

     LSOV_00022    OV NNM 7.50   Linux RedHatAS2.1

Preliminary files are available for:

  ->HP-UX OV NNM 6.20, 6.4x
  ->Solaris OV NNM 6.20, 6.4x
  ->Windows OV NNM 6.20, 6.4x

The preliminary files are available via ftp:

     System:  (
     Login:        sb1224
     Password:  SB1224

    FTP Access:

    Note: The links above may not work for all browsers.  If the
             link fails the url should be entered directly into
             the browser's address field.

   Download the file README_HPSBMA01224_rev1.txt.  This file
   has installation instructions.  The archive (tar or zip) files
   cited in README_HPSBMA01224_rev1.txt are also on the ftp site.

   The md5 sum for README_HPSBMA01224_rev1.txt is

      README_HPSBMA01224_rev1.txt corrects a script name
      and provides new md5 sums for the following files.

      corrects the patch name reported by an error message
      to PHSS_33287.
      corrects the patch name to NNM_01089.

   Install preliminary files available via ftp for:
 ->     HP-UX B.11.11   OV NNM 6.20, 6.4x
 ->     HP-UX B.11.00   OV NNM 6.20, 6.4x
 ->     Solaris               OV NNM 6.20, 6.4x
 ->    Windows            OV NNM 6.20, 6.4x

  Revision 0: 26 August 2005
  Initial release

 Revision 1: 4 September 2005
  Added cdpView.ovpl and freeIPaddrs.ovpl.

 Revision 2: 7 September 2005
  Added patches for OV NNM 7.50.

 Revision 3: 12 September 2005
  Added PHSS_33783.
  Added preliminary files for OV NNM 7.01, 6.4, 6.2.

Revision 4: 18 September 2005
  Revised files are available via ftp:

 Revision 5: 3 October 2005
  Added PHSS_33842, PSOV_03430, and NNM_01110.
  Changed revision numbering (6.20, 6.4x instead of
  6.2,6.4, 6.40, 6.41).

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HP S/W Security Team
WTEC Cupertino, California


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