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HP PCM+ SNAC Registration Server UpdateCertificatesServlet Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-13-225: September 11th, 2013

CVE ID

CVSS Score

Affected Vendors

Affected Products

    PCM Plus

Vulnerability Details


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of HP PCM Plus. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the UpdateCertificatesServlet. This servlet improperly sanitizes the 'fileName' argument allowing the remote attacker could upload a .jsp file. This can result in remote code execution under the context of the SYSTEM user.

Vendor Response

Hewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:

Disclosure Timeline

    2013-02-15 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2013-09-11 - Coordinated public release of advisory

Credit

This vulnerability was discovered by:
    Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod