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HP PCM+ and Application Lifecycle Management JBoss Invoker Servlets Marshalled Object Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-13-229: September 11th, 2013

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Vulnerability Details


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

The specific flaw exists within the exposed EJBInvokerServlet and JMXInvokerServlet. An unauthenticated attacker can post a marshalled object allowing them to install an arbitrary application on the target server. A remote attacker can abuse this to execute remote code under the context of the SYSTEM user in HP PCM Plus and with administrative privileges on Application Lifecycle Management.

Vendor Response

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

Disclosure Timeline

    2013-02-22 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2013-09-11 - Coordinated public release of advisory

Credit

This vulnerability was discovered by:
    rgod