Hewlett-Packard Company Information for VU#978508
OpenSSL is vulnerable to a man-in-the-middle attack
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 02 Jun 2014
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 21 Aug 2014
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c04401858
HPSBMU03101 rev.1 - HP Asset Manager, CloudSystem Chargeback, running
OpenSSL, Remote Disclosure of Information or Unauthorized Access
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2014-08-19
Last Updated: 2014-08-19
Potential Security Impact: Remote disclosure of information or unauthorized
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Asset Manager
and CloudSystem Chargeback running OpenSSL. The vulnerability could be
exploited remotely to allow disclosure information or unauthorized access.
This OpenSSL vulnerability was detected in specific OpenSSL versions. OpenSSL
is a 3rd party product that is embedded with some HP Software products. This
bulletin notifies HP Software customers about products affected by this
Note: OpenSSL vulnerabilities, are found in the OpenSSL product cryptographic
software library product. This weakness potentially allows Man in the Middle
(MITM) attack where the attacker can decrypt and modify traffic from the
attacked client and server. The impacted products appear in the list below
are vulnerable due to embedding of OpenSSL standard release software.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Asset Manager - v9.4x, v9.3x, v5.2x
HP CloudSystem Chargeback v9.40
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2014-0224 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 6.8
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has provided the following patch to resolve the vulnerability in HP Asset
Manager and HP CloudSystem Chargeback.
HP Asset Manager / CloudSystem Chargeback v9.40
Install patch v9.40.P4
HP Asset Manager v9.41
Install patch v9.41.P1
HP Asset Manager v9.3x
Install patch v9.32.P2
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HP Asset Manager v5.2x
upgrade to v9.41.P1
Version:1 (rev.1) - 19 August 2014 Initial release
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