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             Security Vulnerability in HP OpenView EMANATE14.2
                               21 March 2003


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:                EMANATE14.2
Vendor:                 Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:       HP-UX
                        Windows NT
                        Windows 2000
Platform:               HP9000 Series 700/800
Impact:                 Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
                        Denial of Service
Access Required:        Remote

Ref:                    ESB-2002.592

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 **REVISED 03**
Originally issued: 08 Aug. 2002
Last Revised: 19 March 2003
Security Vulnerability in HP OpenView EMANATE14.2

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from customer's failure to fully implement instructions in this
Security Bulletin as soon as possible.

PROBLEM: The HP OpenView EMANATE14.2 read-write community string
         may be exposed.

IMPACT: Potential unauthorized access, denial of service.

PLATFORM: HP 9000 Series 700 and Series 800 running HP-UX
          and EMANATE14.2.
          Solaris 2.6,7,8 running EMANATE14.2.
          Win NT/2k running EMANATE14.2.

**REVISED 03**
SOLUTION: Apply the appropriate patch.
    hp-ux 11.00, 11.11:
      PHSS_27850 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.
 -->hp-ux 11.04:
      PHSS_28688 (VVOS) OV EMANATE14.2 Agent Consolidated
    hp-ux 10.20:
      PHSS_27849 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.
    Solaris 2.6,7,8:
      PSOV_03209 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.
    Win NT/2k:
      NNM_00949 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.

                Apply patches available at the OV website:

AVAILABILITY: The patches are available now on itrc.hp.com.

CHANGE SUMMARY: Revision 01 add patches.
                Revision 02 correct MANUAL ACTIONS field.
                Revision 03 add VVOS patch.
 A. Background
    With the patches installed snmpdm requires the SET-community
    name in order to return the communityMIB values.

**REVISED 03**
 B. Recommended solution
    Apply the appropriate patch.
    hp-ux 11.00, 11.11:
      PHSS_27850 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.
 -->hp-ux 11.04:
      PHSS_28688 (VVOS) OV EMANATE14.2 Agent Consolidated
    hp-ux 10.20:
      PHSS_27849 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.
    Solaris 2.6,7,8:
      PSOV_03209 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.
    Win NT/2k:
      NNM_00949 OV EMANATE14.2 snmpdm - obsolete mib.

    The patches are available from

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