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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2016.0851
        HPSBGN03565 rev.1 - HPE Virtualization Performance Viewer,
                       Local Denial of Service (DoS)
                               5 April 2016

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           HPE Virtualization Performance Viewer
Publisher:         Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:  Linux variants
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2015-7872  

Reference:         ESB-2015.2806.2

Original Bulletin: 
   https://h20564.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05068676

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Note: the current version of the following document is available here:
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a-c05068676

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c05068676
Version: 1

HPSBGN03565 rev.1 - HPE Virtualization Performance Viewer, Local Denial of
Service (DoS)

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2016-04-01
Last Updated: 2016-04-01

Potential Security Impact: Local Denial of Service (DoS)

Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Product Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY
A vulnerability in the Linux kernel was addressed by HPE Virtualization
Performance Viewer. The vulnerability could be exploited locally to allow
Denial of Service (DoS).

References: CVE-2015-7872

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Virtualization Performance Viewer Software v1.20, v2.0, v2.01, v2.10,
v2.20

BACKGROUND

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
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  Reference              Base Vector             Base Score
CVE-2015-7872    (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)       2.1
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             Information on CVSS is documented
            in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

RESOLUTION

HPE has made the following mitigation information available to resolve the
vulnerability for the impacted versions of HPE Virtualization Performance
Viewer:

  https://softwaresupport.hp.com/group/softwaresupport/search-result/-/facets
earch/document/KM02155018&hpappid=202392_OSP_PRO_HPE

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 1 April 2016 Initial release

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be
installed on systems running Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software
products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management
policy.

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Bulletin, contact normal HPE Services support channel. For other issues about
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Software Product Category: The Software Product Category is represented in
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3C = 3COM
3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HPE General Software
HF = HPE Hardware and Firmware
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
UX = HP-UX

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