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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
HP Secure Web Server for OpenVMS (based on Apache) CSWS, Remote Denial of
Service (DoS), Unauthorized Disclosure of Information,
Unauthorized Modification of Information
29 March 2010
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: HP Secure Web Server for OpenVMS
Operating System: HP-OpenVMS
Impact/Access: Modify Arbitrary Files -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Read-only Data Access -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2009-3095 CVE-2009-3094
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c02002308
HPSBOV02506 SSRT090244 rev.1 - HP Secure Web Server for OpenVMS
(based on Apache) CSWS, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Unauthorized
Disclosure of Information, Unauthorized Modification of Information
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2010-03-23
Last Updated: 2010-03-23
Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS), unauthorized
disclosure of information, unauthorized modification of information
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Multiple security vulnerabilities have been identified with the HP Secure
Web Server for OpenVMS (based on Apache) CSWS. The vulnerabilities could be
remotely exploited resulting in a Denial of Service (DoS), unauthorized
disclosure of information, or unauthorized modification of information.
References: CVE-2009-3094, CVE-2009-3095
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Secure Web Server for OpenVMS (based on Apache) CSWS V2.1-1.
For a PGP signed version of this security bulletin please write to:
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has made the following patch kits available to resolve the vulnerability.
Patch kit installation instructions are provided in the file SSRT090244
Apache CVE-2009-3094, CVE-2009-3095.txt .
The patch kits and installation instructions are available from the
following location using ftp:
Host Account Password
ftp.usa.hp.com ewt01 Welcome1
CSWS version 2.1-1 patch kits are available for both ALPHA and ITANIUM
The patch images will be provided in the next regularly scheduled update of
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Version:1 (rev.1) - 23 March 2010 Initial release
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