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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Intelligent Management Center dbman Stack-based Buffer Overflow Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-17-484: July 12th, 2017

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Vulnerability Details


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

The specific flaw exists within the dbman service, which listens by default on TCP port 2810. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of the length of user-supplied data prior to copying it to a fixed-length stack-based buffer. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of SYSTEM.

Vendor Response

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

Disclosure Timeline

    2017-01-03 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2017-07-12 - Coordinated public release of advisory

Credit

This vulnerability was discovered by:
    sztivi