mailing list archives
[security bulletin] HPSBOV02774 SSRT100684 rev.1 - HP TCP/IP Services for OpenVMS, BIND 9 Resolver, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
From: security-alert () hp com
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2012 10:28:11 -0400 (EDT)
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Note: the current version of the following document is available here:
SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c03312535
HPSBOV02774 SSRT100684 rev.1 - HP TCP/IP Services for OpenVMS, BIND 9
Resolver, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2012-06-13
Last Updated: 2012-06-13
Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with the TCP/IP
Services for OpenVMS BIND 9 Resolver. The vulnerability could be remotely
exploited to cause a Denial of Service (DoS).
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP TCP/IP Services for OpenVMS v 5.4, v 5.5, v 5.6 and v 5.7 on Itanium and
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2011-4313 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) 5.0
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
HP has made the following patch kits available to resolve the vulnerability.
The patch kits and installation instructions are available from HP Support
To download a patch kit from HPSC :
Go to http://hp.com/go/hpsc .
Login using your HP Passport account.
Use the Search: HP Support Center at the top to search for the Patch Kit Name
from the table below.
HP TCP/IP Services for OpenVMS Versions
Patch Kit Name
v 5.4 ECO 7
v 5.5 ECO 3
v 5.5 ECO 3
v 5.6 ECO 5
v 5.6 ECO 5
v 5.7 ECO 3
v 5.7 ECO 3
Version:1 (rev.1) 13 June 2012 Initial release
Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be
installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in
accordance with the customer's patch management policy.
Support: For issues about implementing the recommendations of this Security
Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel. For other issues about
the content of this Security Bulletin, send e-mail to security-alert () hp com
Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported
product, send Email to: security-alert () hp com
Subscribe: To initiate a subscription to receive future HP Security Bulletin
alerts via Email:
Security Bulletin List: A list of HP Security Bulletins, updated
periodically, is contained in HP Security Notice HPSN-2011-001:
Security Bulletin Archive: A list of recently released Security Bulletins is
Software Product Category: The Software Product Category is represented in
the title by the two characters following HPSB.
3C = 3COM
3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
MP = MPE/iX
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PI = Printing and Imaging
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
TU = Tru64 UNIX
UX = HP-UX
Copyright 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors
or omissions contained herein. The information provided is provided "as is"
without warranty of any kind. To the extent permitted by law, neither HP or
its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable for
incidental,special or consequential damages including downtime cost; lost
profits;damages relating to the procurement of substitute products or
services; or damages for loss of data, or software restoration. The
information in this document is subject to change without notice.
Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard products referenced
herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company in the United States and
other countries. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be
trademarks of their respective owners.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
- [security bulletin] HPSBOV02774 SSRT100684 rev.1 - HP TCP/IP Services for OpenVMS, BIND 9 Resolver, Remote Denial of Service (DoS) security-alert (Jun 15)