HP Insight Manager up to 6.3 privileges management

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in HP Insight Manager up to 6.3. Affected by this issue is an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-269. Impacted is confidentiality, and integrity.

The bug was discovered 04/30/2012. The weakness was published 04/30/2012 with Hewlett-Packard as HPSBMU02769 SSRT100846 as confirmed knowledge base article (Website). The advisory is available at h20000.www2.hp.com. The public release has been coordinated with the vendor. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2012-1997 since 04/02/2012. The attack may be launched remotely. A simple authentication is necessary for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 59684 (HP Systems Insight Manager < 7.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows and running in the context local.

Upgrading to version 7.0 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 53315), Secunia (SA49035), SecurityTracker (ID 1026987) and Tenable (59684). Similar entries are available at 5327, 5328, 5329 and 5331.




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.4
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.2

VulDB Base Score: 5.4
VulDB Temp Score: 5.2
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 59684
Nessus Name: HP Systems Insight Manager < 7.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Insight Manager 7.0


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Vendor: https://www.hp.com/

Advisory: HPSBMU02769 SSRT100846
Organization: Hewlett-Packard
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2012-1997 (🔍)

SecurityFocus: 53315 - HP Systems Insight Manager Unspecified Multiple Remote Security Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 49035 - HP Systems Insight Manager Multiple Vulnerabilities, Highly Critical
SecurityTracker: 1026987
OSVDB: 81653

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Created: 05/07/2012 12:22 PM
Updated: 04/27/2018 09:12 AM
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