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HPSBPI02635 SSRT100391 rev.1 - HP Web Jetadmin Running on Windows, Local Unauthorized Access to Managed Resources


Document ID: c02714670

Version: 1

HPSBPI02635 SSRT100391 rev.1 - HP Web Jetadmin Running on Windows, Local Unauthorized Access to Managed Resources
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2011-02-22

Last Updated: 2011-02-22

Potential Security Impact: Local unauthorized access to managed resources

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


A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Web Jetadmin running on Windows. The vulnerability could be exploited by a local user to gain unauthorized access to resources managed by Web Jetadmin.

References: CVE-2011-0278

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP Web Jetadmin v10.2 Service Release 3 and Service Release 4


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CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics

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


HP has provided HP Web Jetadmin v10.2 Service Release 5 or subsequent to resolve the vulnerability.

HP Web Jetadmin v10.2 Service Release 5 is available here:

Note: Until HP Web Jetadmin v10.2 Service Release 5 or subsequent is installed the following recommendations can work around the vulnerability. These recommendations are worthwhile even after the update is installed.

Administrators should ensure that
  • HP Web Jetadmin application features are secured from unauthorized access
  • the server hosting HP Web Jetadmin is secured from unauthorized access

Version:1 (rev.1) - 22 February 2011 Initial release

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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