VDB-113327 · CVE-2017-12545 · BID 101029

HPE System Management Homepage up to 7.6.0 on Windows/Linux null pointer dereference

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A vulnerability was found in HPE System Management Homepage up to 7.6.0 on Windows/Linux (Network Management Software). It has been rated as critical. This issue affects an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-476. Impacted is availability.

The bug was discovered 09/26/2017. The weakness was disclosed 02/15/2018 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at support.hpe.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2017-12545 since 08/05/2017. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 103530 (HP System Management Homepage < 7.6.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (HPSBMU03753)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Web Servers and running in the context remote. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 370588 (HPE System Management Homepage Multiple Vulnerabilities (HPESBMU03753)).

Upgrading to version 7.6.1 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published before and not just after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityTracker (ID 1039437) and Tenable (103530). The entries 113326, 113328, 113329 and 113330 are pretty similar.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.3

VulDB Base Score: 7.5
VulDB Temp Score: 7.2
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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-476
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined
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Nessus ID: 103530
Nessus Name: HP System Management Homepage < 7.6.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (HPSBMU03753)
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OpenVAS ID: 800192
OpenVAS Name: HP System Management Homepage Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: System Management Homepage 7.6.1


08/05/2017 🔍
09/26/2017 +52 days 🔍
09/26/2017 +0 days 🔍
09/26/2017 +0 days 🔍
09/28/2017 +2 days 🔍
02/15/2018 +140 days 🔍
02/15/2018 +0 days 🔍
02/16/2018 +1 days 🔍
02/03/2021 +1083 days 🔍


Vendor: https://www.hpe.com/

Advisory: support.hpe.com
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2017-12545 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1039437
SecurityFocus: 101029 - HP System Management Homepage Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

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Created: 02/16/2018 08:30 AM
Updated: 02/03/2021 05:46 PM
Changes: (2) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore source_sectracker
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