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[security bulletin] HPSBMU02932 rev.1 - HP Application LifeCycle Management, ALM client component, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
From: security-alert () hp com
Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:10:13 -0400 (EDT)
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SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: c03969433
HPSBMU02932 rev.1 - HP Application LifeCycle Management, ALM client
component, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.
Release Date: 2013-10-30
Last Updated: 2013-10-30
Potential Security Impact: Remote execution of arbitrary code
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Application
LifeCycle Management, ALM client component. The vulnerability could be
exploited to allow remote execution of arbitrary code.
References: CVE-2013-4834 (SSRT100597, ZDI-CAN-1327)
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP ALM v11 and previous
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2013-4834 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) 7.5
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod for working with
HP's Zero Day Initiative to report CVE-2013-4834 to security-alert () hp com
HP has provided the patches ALM v11 p11 or ALM v11.5 to resolve this issue.
For ALM v11 download the most recent patch greater than ALM v11 patch p11
from HP Software Support Online (SSO). Alternatively, upgrade to version ALM
Version:1 (rev.1) - 30 October 2013 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.
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Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel. For other issues about
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