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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESB-2006.0283 -- [Win]
HP StorageWorks Secure Path for Windows Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
21 April 2006
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: HP StorageWorks Secure Path for Windows
Operating System: Windows Server 2003
Impact: Denial of Service
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c00642089
HPSBST02112 SSRT061129 rev.1 - HP StorageWorks Secure Path for
Windows Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted
upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2006-04-19
Last Updated: 2006-04-19
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
StorageWorks Secure Path for Windows. The vulnerability could be
exploited by a remote unauthorized user to create a Denial of
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
Secure Path for Windows v4.0C-SP2 running on Microsoft Windows
2000 Advanced Server, Windows 2000 Datacenter, Windows 2000
Server, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003
for 64-bit Extended Systems, Windows Server 2003 for Itanium
HP is providing the following to resolve the issue:
"Recommended Patch - Secure Path for Windows v4.0C-SP2 ".
To download the patch browse to http://h20000.www2.hp.com/
Select "Download Drivers and Software"
Search for "HP StorageWorks Secure Path for Windows " in Search
Select "HP StorageWorks Secure Path for Windows" in the Product
search result list.
Select the operating system from the list.
Select "Recommended Patch - Secure Path for Windows v4.0C-SP2".
Download and install the patch.
Version: 1 (rev.1) - 19 April 2006 Initial release
Support: For further information, contact normal HP Services
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* The Software Product Category that this Security Bulletin
relates to is represented by the 5th and 6th characters of the
Bulletin number in the title:
GN = HP General SW,
MA = HP Management Agents,
MI = Misc. 3rd party SW,
MP = HP MPE/iX,
NS = HP NonStop Servers,
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
System management and security procedures must be reviewed
frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually
reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products
to provide customers with current secure solutions.
"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to
bring to the attention of users of the affected HP products the
important security information contained in this Bulletin. HP
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(c)Copyright 2006 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or
editorial errors or omissions contained herein. The information
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extent permitted by law, neither HP nor its affiliates,
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The information in this document is subject to change without
notice. Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard
products referenced herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard
Company in the United States and other countries. Other product
and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their
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