[security bulletin] HPSBUX02741 SSRT100728 rev.1 - HP-UX Apache Running Tomcat Servlet Engine, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Access Restriction Bypass



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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c03183543
Version: 1

HPSBUX02741 SSRT100728 rev.1 - HP-UX Apache Running Tomcat Servlet Engine, Remote Denial of Service (DoS), Access Restriction Bypass

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2012-02-06
Last Updated: 2012-02-06

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Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS), access restriction bypass

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP-UX Apache Running Tomcat Servlet Engine. These vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to create a Denial of Service (DoS) or to perform an access restriction bypass. The Tomcat-based Servlet Engine is contained in the HP-UX Apache Web Server Suite.

References: CVE-2006-7243, CVE-2011-4858, CVE-2011-4885, CVE-2012-0022

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP-UX B.11.23, B.11.31 running HP-UX Apache Web Server Suite v3.21 or earlier

BACKGROUND

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
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Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2006-7243 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 5.0
CVE-2011-4858 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0
CVE-2011-4885 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0
CVE-2012-0022 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0
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Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

RESOLUTION

HP has provided the following software updates to resolve the vulnerability.
The updates are available for download from
ftp://srt10728:Secure12@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Note: HP-UX Web Server Suite v3.22 contains HP-UX Tomcat-based Servlet Engine v5.5.35.01

Web Server Suite Version
Apache Depot Name

HP-UX Web Server Suite v.3.22
HP-UX B.11.23 HPUXWS22ATW-B322-64.depot

HP-UX B.11.23 HPUXWS22ATW-B322-32.depot

HP-UX B.11.31 HPUXWS22ATW-B322-64.depot

HP-UX B.11.31 HPUXWS22ATW-B322-32.depot

MANUAL ACTIONS: Yes - Update
Install HP-UX Web Server Suite v3.22 or subsequent.

PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION

HP-UX Software Assistant: HP-UX Software Assistant is an enhanced application that replaces HP-UX Security Patch Check. It analyzes all Security Bulletins issued by HP and lists recommended actions that may apply to a specific HP-UX system. It can also download patches and create a depot automatically. For more information see https://www.hp.com/go/swa

The following text is for use by the HP-UX Software Assistant.

AFFECTED VERSIONS

HP-UX Web Server Suite

HP-UX B.11.23
HP-UX B.11.31
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hpuxws22TOMCAT.TOMCAT
action: install revision B.5.5.35.01 or subsequent

hpuxws22APCH32.APACHE
hpuxws22APCH32.APACHE2
hpuxws22APCH32.AUTH_LDAP
hpuxws22APCH32.AUTH_LDAP2
hpuxws22APCH32.MOD_JK
hpuxws22APCH32.MOD_JK2
hpuxws22APCH32.MOD_PERL
hpuxws22APCH32.MOD_PERL2
hpuxws22APCH32.PHP
hpuxws22APCH32.PHP2
hpuxws22APCH32.WEBPROXY
action: install revision B.2.2.15.11 or subsequent

END AFFECTED VERSION

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 06 February 2012 Initial release

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