ZDI-12-164 : (0Day) HP Intelligent Management Center img.exe- Integer Wrap Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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Subject: ZDI-12-164 : (0Day) HP Intelligent Management Center img.exe- Integer Wrap Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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ZDI-12-164 : (0Day) HP Intelligent Management Center img.exe Integer Wrap
Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
August 22, 2012

- -- CVE ID:

- -- CVSS:
10, AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

- -- Affected Vendors:

- -- Affected Products:
Hewlett-Packard Intelligent Management Center

- -- Vulnerability Details:
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on
vulnerable installations of Hewlett Packard Intelligent Management Center.
Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. 

The specific flaw exists within the img.exe component, which listens by
default on TCP port 8800. When handling message packets, the process
performs arithmetic on an unvalidated user-supplied values used to
determine the size of a new heap buffer, allowing a potential integer wrap
to cause a heap buffer overflow.  By sending a specially crafted packet, an
attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context
of the user.

- -- Vendor Response:
This vulnerability is being disclosed publicly without a patch in
accordance with the ZDI 180 day deadline.

- -- Disclosure Timeline:
2011-10-21 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2012-08-22 - 0Day advisory released in accordance with the ZDI 180 day
deadline policy

- -- Credit:
This vulnerability was discovered by:
* gwslabs.com

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