[security bulletin] HPSBMU03126 rev.2 - HP Operations Manager/Operations Agent, Remote Cross-site Scripting (XSS)

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Subject: [security bulletin] HPSBMU03126 rev.2 - HP Operations Manager/Operations Agent, Remote Cross-site Scripting (XSS)

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HPSBMU03126 rev.2 - HP Operations Manager/Operations Agent, Remote Cross-site
Scripting (XSS)

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2014-10-15
Last Updated: 2014-10-17

Potential Security Impact: Remote Cross-site scripting (XSS)

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

Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP Operations
Agent. This also has an impact on the HP Operations Manager, where the HP
Operations Agent is installed. The vulnerabilities could be exploited
resulting in remote cross-site scripting (XSS).


CVE-2014-2647 (SSRT101643, SSRT101670) Cross-site Scripting (XSS)

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Operations Agent prior to version 11.13


HP Operations Manager functions in conjunction with HP Operations Agent. The
Communications Broker facilitates communications between the two.

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
  Reference              Base Vector             Base Score
CVE-2014-2647    (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)       4.3
             Information on CVSS is documented
            in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Jake Bernier and Matt Schmidt for
reporting CVE-2014-2647 to security-alert@hp.com.


HP has made the following software updates available to resolve these
vulnerabilities for all impacted versions of HP Operations Agent and
Operations Manager.

 Download Location

HP Operations OS Instance v11.13
 Download from SSO or

HP Operations OS Instance v11.14
 Download from SSO or

Workaround and Hotfixes

Please contact HP Software Support for hotfixes on any other supported
versions of HP Operations Agent.

NOTE: If a higher version** of fixes is already installed (mentioned below),
no action required for this problem.

 Component Version

HP Operations OS Instance v11.05
 HPOvBbc 11.05.024

HP Operations OS Instance v11.11
 HPOvBbc 11.11.103

HP Operations OS Instance v11.12
 HPOvBbc 11.12.022

** For verifying the version of the HP Operations Agent software components
on the system, you can use the following HP Operations Agent command:

ovdeploy -inv

Without the above hotfix, the following configuration variable can be set on
HP Operations Agent, to avoid this vulnerability being exploited over the
network. Restart of the Agent processes is not required after the
configuration change.



Note: For unsupported versions, including versions of HP Operations Agent
v8.60.501 and below, setting the above configuration variable is the only
workaround available.

Version:1 (rev.1) - 15 October 2014 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 17 October 2014 Revised download location, resolution,
product description, and title

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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