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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESB-2007.0268 -- [Win]
HP StorageWorks Command View XP Advanced Edition, Local Unauthorized Access
26 April 2007
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: HP StorageWorks Command View Advanced Edition 5.5.0-00 to 5.5.0-02
HP StorageWorks Command View Advanced Edition 5.0.0-00 to 5.1.0-05
HP StorageWorks XP Replication Monitor 5.0.0-00 to 5.5.0-02
HP StorageWorks XP Replication Monitor 1.1.0-00
HP StorageWorks XP Tiered Storage Manager 5.0.0-00 to 5.5.0-01
HP StorageWorks XP Tiered Storage Manager 1.1.0-00
Operating System: Windows
Impact: Inappropriate Access
Access: Existing Account
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c00911797
HPSBST02200 SSRT071330 rev.1 - HP StorageWorks Command View Advanced Edition for XP, Local Unauthorized Access
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2007-03-28
Last Updated: 2007-04-03
Potential Security Impact: Local unauthorized access
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential vulnerability has been identified with HP StorageWorks Command View Advanced Edition for XP software where new user registration or addition may allow local unauthorized access to user accounts.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP StorageWorks Command View Advanced Edition for XP v 5.0.0-00 to v 5.1.0-05 and v 5.5.0 -00 to v 5.5.0-02
HP StorageWorks XP Replication Monitor v 1.1.0-00 and v 5.0.0-00 to v 5.5.0-02
HP StorageWorks XP Tiered Storage Manager v 1.1.0-00 and v 5.0.0-00 to v 5.5.0-01
When at least one of the following Lines/Models is installed on a single server:
HP StorageWorks Command View Device Manager
HP StorageWorks Command View Global Link Availability Manager
HP StorageWorks Command View Replication Monitor
HP StorageWorks Command View Tiered Storage Manager
HP StorageWorks Command View Tuning Manager
HP has made the following software updates available to resolve this issue. The updates are available via the following Web page http://welcome.hp.com/country/us/en/support.html?pageDisplay=drivers
HP StorageWorks Command View Advanced Edition for XP
Install v 5.6.0-01 or subsequent
HP StorageWorks XP Replication Monitor
Install v 5.6.0-01 or subsequent
HP StorageWorks XP Tiered Storage Manager
Install v 5.5.0-02 or subsequent
Note: Delete or change the user authentication information for all user accounts after updated software versions are installed.
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Version: 1 (rev.1) - 03 April 2007 Initial release
Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches which are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.
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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
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OV = HP OpenVMS
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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 recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations and, consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting from user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. To the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement."
©Copyright 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
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