HP Managed Printing Administration up to 2.6.2 Default.asp filename memory corruption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in HP Managed Printing Administration up to 2.6.2 (Printing Software). This affects some unknown functionality in the library MPAUploader.dll of the file Default.asp of the component Administration. The manipulation of the argument filename with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 12/26/2011 by Andrea Micalizzi (rgod) (Website). The advisory is shared at zerodayinitiative.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2011-4167 since 10/21/2011. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 57700 (HP Managed Printing Administration < 2.6.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family CGI abuses.

Upgrading to version 2.6.3 eliminates this vulnerability. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 11697.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (71946), Vulnerability Center (SBV-34179) and Tenable (57700). The entries 59819, 59818 and 59816 are pretty similar.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.0

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 7.0
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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 57700
Nessus Name: HP Managed Printing Administration < 2.6.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 902654
OpenVAS Name: HP Managed Printing Administration Multiple Vulnerabilities
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Managed Printing Administration 2.6.3
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10/21/2011 🔍
12/22/2011 +62 days 🔍
12/26/2011 +4 days 🔍
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01/08/2012 +13 days 🔍
03/23/2015 +1170 days 🔍
11/28/2021 +2442 days 🔍


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

Advisory: zerodayinitiative.com
Researcher: Andrea Micalizzi (rgod)
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2011-4167 (🔍)
X-Force: 71946
Vulnerability Center: 34179 - HP Managed Printing Administration Before 2.6.4 MPAUploader.dll Remote Stack-Based Buffer Overflow, High
SecurityFocus: 51174 - HP Managed Printing Administration Multiple Remote Security Vulnerabilities

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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 11/28/2021 02:34 PM
Changes: (3) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore exploit_price_0day source_nessus_risk
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