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         HPESBGN03766 rev.1 - HPE Project and Portfolio Management
                    (PPM), Remote Cross-Site Scripting
                               2 August 2017


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           HPE Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
Publisher:         Hewlett-Packard
Operating System:  UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access:     Cross-site Scripting -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-8993  

Original Bulletin: 

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Document ID: hpesbgn03766en_us

Version: 1
HPESBGN03766 rev.1 - HPE Project and Portfolio Management (PPM), Remote
Cross-Site Scripting
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2017-08-02

Last Updated: 2017-08-02

Potential Security Impact: Remote: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team


A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HPE Project and
Portfolio Management(PPM) product. The vulnerability could be exploited
to allow remote cross-site scripting (XSS).

References: CVE-2017-8993 - Remote Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HPE Project and Portfolio Management Center -v9.30, v9.31, v9.32, v9.40

CVSS Version 3.0 and Version 2.0 Base Metrics

Reference	V3 Vector					V3 Base Score	V2 Vector			V2 Base Score
CVE-2017-8993	CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H	9.8		(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)	10.0

Information on CVSS is documented in HPE Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

Hewlett Packard Enterprise would like to thank David Shanahan for reporting
this issue to security-alert@hpe.com


HPE has made the following software updates and mitigation information
to resolve this vulnerability in the impacted versions of HPE Project and
Portfolio Management (PPM).

    Please upgrade HPE PMM version 9.3x to HPE PPM version 9.32.0005. Please
    refer to KM02781066 article for information on resolving this issue:

    Please upgrade HPE PMM version 9.40 to HPE PPM to version 9.41. Please
    refer to KM02753942 article for information on resolving this issue:

Version:1 (rev.1) - 1 August 2017 Initial release

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are
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