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HPSBUX02342 SSRT080063 rev.2 - HP-UX Running Apache with PHP, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c01476437

Version: 2

HPSBUX02342 SSRT080063 rev.2 - HP-UX Running Apache with PHP, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2008-06-23

Last Updated: 2008-06-23


Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code.

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX running Apache with PHP. This vulnerability could be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code.

References: CVE-2008-0599

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31 running Apache with PHP v5.2.5 or earlier.

BACKGROUND

For a PGP signed version of this security bulletin please write to: security-alert@hp.com

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics

Reference
Base Vector
Base Score
CVE-2008-0599
(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.

RESOLUTION

HP has provided the following software updates to resolve the vulnerabilities.

Note: Apache v2.19 or subsequent includes PHP v5.2.6 or subsequent.

The updates are available for download from:

ftp://srt80063:srt80063@hprc.external.hp.com

HP-UX Release
Apache Depot name
MD5 Sum
B.11.11 (IPv4 and IPv6)
HPUXWSA-B219-02-1111ipv6.depot
bb0ed9ad6780a4be0880c793a3451d82
B.11.23 PA-32
HPUXWSA-B219-02-1123-32.depot
6deb7bb01a580427523c9f80cec36774
B.11.23 IA-64
HPUXWSA-B219-02-1123-64.depot
38419a29e5076b62084cd3f1a135a9ce
B.11.31 PA-32
HPUXWSA-B219-02-1131-32.depot
d84daf07600e98353ca54b723ccbf8f6
B.11.31 IA-64
HPUXWSA-B219-02-1131-64.depot
7393c2113abbc1815539050d47f1f66a


MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - Update plus other actions
Install Apache v2.19 or subsequent which includes PHP v5.2.6 or subsequent

PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION

HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all Security Bulletins issued by HP and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX system. It can also download patches and create a depot automatically. For more information see: https://www.hp.com/go/swa

The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.

AFFECTED VERSIONS

For Apache IPv4 and IPv6
HP-UX B.11.11
=============

hpuxwsAPACHE.PHP
hpuxwsAPACHE.PHP2
action: install revision B.2.0.59.04.2 or subsequent and restart Apache
URL: ftp://srt80063:srt80063@hprc.external.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.23
=============
hpuxwsAPCH32.PHP
hpuxwsAPCH32.PHP2
hpuxwsAPACHE.PHP
hpuxwsAPACHE.PHP2
action: install revision B.2.0.59.04.2 or subsequent and restart Apache
URL: ftp://srt80063:srt80063@hprc.external.hp.com

HP-UX B.11.31
=============
hpuxwsAPCH32.PHP
hpuxwsAPCH32.PHP2
hpuxwsAPACHE.PHP
hpuxwsAPACHE.PHP2
action: install revision B.2.0.59.04.2 or subsequent and restart Apache
URL: ftp://srt80063:srt80063@hprc.external.hp.com

END AFFECTED VERSIONS

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 10 June 2008 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 23 June 2008 Corrected B.11.11 depot name and md5sum, removed Tomcat

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

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