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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c03570121

Version: 2

HPSBMU02830 SSRT100889 rev.2 - HP Data Protector, Local Increase of Privilege
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2013-04-24

Last Updated: 2013-04-24


Potential Security Impact: Local increase of privilege

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

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Data Protector . This vulnerability could be locally exploited to allow an increase of privilege.

References: CVE-2012-5220

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP Storage Data Protector v7.00 or v7.01 running on HP-UX, Redhat and SUSE Linux.
HP Storage Data Protector v6.20 or v6..21 running on HP-UX, Redhat and SUSE Linux, Solaris.

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-2012-5220
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
6.8

Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks 0a29406d9794e4f9b30b3c5d6702c708 for reporting this vulnerability to security-alert@hp.com

RESOLUTION

HP has provided the following patches to resolve this vulnerability.
The patch can be retrieved from http://support.openview.hp.com/selfsolve/patches

For HP Data Protector v7.00 and v7.01
Operating System Platform
Patch ID
HP-UX 11i v1, v2, v3
DPLNX_00245
Intel Linux RedHat 4ES_x86_64
DPLNX_00245
Intel Linux RedHat 5ES_x86_64
DPLNX_00245
Intel Linux SLES9_x86_64
DPLNX_00245
Intel Linux SLES10_x86_64
DPLNX_00245
Intel Linux SLES11_x86_64
DPLNX_00245

For HP Data Protector v6.20 and v6.21
Operating System Platform
Patch ID
HP-UX 11i v1, v2, v3
DPLNX_00246
Intel Linux RedHat 4ES_x86_64
DPLNX_00246
Intel Linux RedHat 5ES_x86_64
DPLNX_00246
Intel Linux SLES9_x86_64
DPLNX_00246
Intel Linux SLES10_x86_64
DPLNX_00246
Intel Linux SLES11_x86_64
DPLNX_00246
Solaris 2.10
DPLNX_00246
Solaris 2.9
DPLNX_00246
Solaris 2.8
DPLNX_00246


HISTORY
Version: 1 (rev.1) - 24 April 2013 Initial release
Version: 2 (rev.2) - 24 April 2013 Corrected typo in CVE reference

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.

Support: For issues about implementing the recommendations of this Security Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel. For other issues about the content of this Security Bulletin, send e-mail to security-alert@hp.com.

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported product, send Email to: security-alert@hp.com

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Security Bulletin List: A list of HP Security Bulletins, updated periodically, is contained in HP Security Notice HPSN-2011-001 https://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay/?docId=emr_na-c02964430

Security Bulletin Archive: A list of recently released Security Bulletins is available here: http://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/secBullArchive/

Software Product Category: The Software Product Category is represented in the title by the two characters following HPSB.

3C = 3COM
3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
MP = MPE/iX
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PI = Printing and Imaging
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
TU = Tru64 UNIX
UX = HP-UX

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