HP OpenView Network Node Manager 7.53 memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in HP OpenView Network Node Manager 7.53 (Network Management Software). It has been declared as very critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-119. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Unspecified vulnerability in HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 7.51 and 7.53 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, aka ZDI-CAN-1209.

The weakness was presented 11/02/2011 by Aniway.Anyway with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative (Website). The advisory is shared for download at securitytracker.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2011-3166 since 08/16/2011. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Technical details are unknown but a public exploit is available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 04/05/2017).

A public exploit has been developed in Ruby. It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit at securityfocus.com. As 0-day the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 58516 (HP OpenView Network Node Manager Multiple Code Execution Vulnerabilities (HPSBMU02712 SSRT100649)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Gain a shell remotely.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 11943.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 50471), X-Force (71075), SecurityTracker (ID 1026260), Vulnerability Center (SBV-33847) and Tenable (58516). See 59309 and 59307 for similar entries.





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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 9.4

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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Nessus ID: 58516
Nessus Name: HP OpenView Network Node Manager Multiple Code Execution Vulnerabilities (HPSBMU02712 SSRT100649)
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OpenVAS ID: 103364
OpenVAS Name: HP OpenView Network Node Manager Multiple Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
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Vendor: https://www.hp.com/

Advisory: securitytracker.com
Researcher: Aniway.Anyway
Organization: TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2011-3166 (🔍)

SecurityFocus: 50471 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager Multiple Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
X-Force: 71075
SecurityTracker: 1026260 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager Bugs Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
Vulnerability Center: 33847 - HP OpenView Network Node Manager 7.51 and 7.53 Unspecified Remote Vulnerability (CVE-2011-3166), High

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 04/05/2017 09:21 AM
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