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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
SSRT090108 rev.1 - HP Business Availability Center Running Apache, Remote
Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Cross Site Request Forgery
(CSRF), Denial of Service (DoS)
26 May 2010
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Product: HP Business Availability Center Running Apache
Operating System: Windows
Impact/Access: Cross-site Scripting -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Cross-site Request Forgery -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2008-2939 CVE-2008-2364 CVE-2008-0005
CVE-2007-6422 CVE-2007-6421 CVE-2007-6420
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c01800059
HPSBMA02442 SSRT090108 rev.1 - HP Business Availability Center Running
Apache, Remote Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Cross Site Request Forgery
(CSRF), Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon
as soon as possible.
Release Date: 2010-05-25
Last Updated: 2010-05-25
Potential Security Impact: Remote Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Cross Site
Request Forgery (CSRF), Denial of Service (DoS)
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP
Business Availability Center running Apache. The vulnerabilities
could be remotely exploited to allow Cross Site Scripting (XSS),
Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF), and Denial of Service (DoS).
References: CVE-2008-2939, CVE-2008-2364, CVE-2008-0005, CVE-2007-6422,
CVE-2007-6421, CVE-2007-6420, CVE-2007-6388, CVE-2007-5000
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
Business Availability Center v8.01 and earlier on Windows and Solaris
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CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base vector Base score
CVE-2008-2939 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2008-2364 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0
CVE-2008-0005 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2007-6422 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) 4.0
CVE-2007-6421 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) 3.5
CVE-2007-6420 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2007-6388 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
CVE-2007-5000 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 4.3
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has made the following updated product kit available to resolve the
vulnerabilities. The HP Business Availability Center v8.02 kit is
available on the HP Software Support Online portal at:
Software Platform BAC v8.02 Patch file name
Note: This update provides the Apache server v2.2.11
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Version:1 (rev.1) 25 May 2010 Initial release
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