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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c03169289

Version: 2

HPSBUX02737 SSRT100747 rev.2 - HP-UX Running OpenSSL, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2012-01-25

Last Updated: 2012-02-22


Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS)

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

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP-UX OpenSSL. This vulnerability could be exploited remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS).

References: CVE-2012-0050

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP-UX B.11.11, B.11.23, B.11.31 running OpenSSL before vA.00.09.08t.

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-2012-0050
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
5.0

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

RESOLUTION

HP has provided upgrades to resolve this vulnerability.
The upgrades are available from the following location

https://h20392.www2.hp.com/portal/swdepot/displayProductInfo.do?productNumber=OPENSSL11I

HP-UX Release
Depot Name
B.11.11 PA (32 and 64)
OpenSSL_A.00.09.08t.001_HP-UX_B.11.11_32+64.depot
B.11.23 (PA and IA)
OpenSSL_A.00.09.08t.002_HP-UX_B.11.23_IA-PA.depot
B.11.31 (PA and IA)
OpenSSL_A.00.09.08t.003_HP-UX_B.11.31_IA-PA.depot

MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - Update

Install OpenSSL A.00.09.08t 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

HP-UX B.11.11
==================
openssl.OPENSSL-CER
openssl.OPENSSL-CONF
openssl.OPENSSL-DOC
openssl.OPENSSL-INC
openssl.OPENSSL-LIB
openssl.OPENSSL-MAN
openssl.OPENSSL-MIS
openssl.OPENSSL-PRNG
openssl.OPENSSL-PVT
openssl.OPENSSL-RUN
openssl.OPENSSL-SRC
action: Install revision A.00.09.08t.001 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.23
==================
openssl.OPENSSL-CER
openssl.OPENSSL-CONF
openssl.OPENSSL-DOC
openssl.OPENSSL-INC
openssl.OPENSSL-LIB
openssl.OPENSSL-MAN
openssl.OPENSSL-MIS
openssl.OPENSSL-PRNG
openssl.OPENSSL-PVT
openssl.OPENSSL-RUN
openssl.OPENSSL-SRC
action: Install revision A.00.09.08t.002 or subsequent

HP-UX B.11.31
==================
openssl.OPENSSL-CER
openssl.OPENSSL-CONF
openssl.OPENSSL-DOC
openssl.OPENSSL-INC
openssl.OPENSSL-LIB
openssl.OPENSSL-MAN
openssl.OPENSSL-MIS
openssl.OPENSSL-PRNG
openssl.OPENSSL-PVT
openssl.OPENSSL-RUN
openssl.OPENSSL-SRC
action: Install revision A.00.09.08t.003 or subsequent

END AFFECTED VERSIONS

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) 25 January 2012 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) 22 February 2012 New location for upgrade

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 further information, contact normal HP Services support channel.

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

Subscribe: To initiate a subscription to receive future HP Security Bulletin alerts via Email: http://h41183.www4.hp.com/signup_alerts.php?jumpid=hpsc_secbulletins

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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