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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
ESB-2009.0383 -- [Win][RedHat]
HP StorageWorks Storage Mirroring: Execute Arbitrary Code
21 April 2009
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: HP StorageWorks Storage Mirroring v5 prior to
Operating System: Red Hat Linux
Impact: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
Denial of Service
CVE Names: CVE-2009-0718 CVE-2009-0717 CVE-2009-0716
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c01707538
HPSBMA02422 SSRT080146 rev.1 - HP StorageWorks Storage Mirroring, Remote
Execution of Arbitrary Code, Denial of Service (DoS), Unauthorized Access
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2009-04-20
Last Updated: 2009-04-20
Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code, Denial of
Service (DoS), unauthorized access
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP StorageWorks
Storage Mirroring. These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to
execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service (DoS), or gain
References: CVE-2009-0716, CVE-2009-0717, CVE-2009-0718
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP StorageWorks Storage Mirroring v5 prior to v188.8.131.520.15
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2009-0716 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
CVE-2009-0717 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0
CVE-2009-0718 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) 10.0
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Zhenhua Liu, Junfeng Jia, and Xiaopeng
Zhang of Fortinet's Fortiguard Global Security Research Team for reporting
these vulnerabilities to email@example.com.
HP has provided HP StorageWorks Storage Mirroring v184.108.40.2060.15 to resolve
HP StorageWorks Storage Mirroring v220.127.116.110.15 is available from the
normal HP Services support channel.
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Version:1 (rev.1) - 20 April 2009 Initial release
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