HP Systems Insight Manager up to 7.1 Privileges Privilege Escalation

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in HP Systems Insight Manager up to 7.1 (Server Management Software). This vulnerability affects an unknown part of the component Privileges. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Unspecified vulnerability in HP Systems Insight Manager (SIM) before 7.4 allows remote authenticated users to gain privileges via unknown vectors.

The weakness was published 10/04/2014 (Website). The advisory is available at h20564.www2.hp.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2014-2643 since 03/24/2014. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. A single 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 78079 (HP Systems Insight Manager < 7.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 122807 (HP Systems Insight Manager (SIM) Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities (HPSBMU03118)).

Upgrading to version 7.2 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (96828) and Tenable (78079).







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Class: Privilege Escalation
CWE: Unknown

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 78079
Nessus Name: HP Systems Insight Manager < 7.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Systems Insight Manager 7.2


03/24/2014 🔍
10/02/2014 +192 days 🔍
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Vendor: hp.com

Advisory: h20564.www2.hp.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2014-2643 (🔍)
X-Force: 96828
SecurityTracker: 1030970
Vulnerability Center: 46849 - HP Systems Insight Manager Before 7.4 Remote Privilege Escalation Vulnerability, Medium
SecurityFocus: 70223 - HP Systems Insight Manager CVE-2014-2644 Unspecified Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability


Created: 03/26/2015 04:14 PM
Updated: 03/29/2022 06:06 PM
Changes: 03/26/2015 04:14 PM (63), 06/10/2017 10:11 AM (3), 03/29/2022 05:58 PM (3), 03/29/2022 06:06 PM (1)
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