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HP Data Protector: shell command execution
Synthesis of the vulnerability
A remote attacker can connect to HP Data Protector, in order to execute code.
Vulnerable systems: HP Data Protector.
Severity of this threat: 3/4.
Consequences of an attack: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights, user access/rights.
Pirate's origin: intranet client.
Creation date: 16/07/2014.
Revisions dates: 18/11/2014, 04/02/2015.
Références of this weakness: c04373818, CVE-2014-2623, HPSBMU03072, SSRT101644, VIGILANCE-VUL-15056.
Description of the vulnerability
The HP Data Protector service listens on a TCP port.
However, if this service receives the following message, it runs the requested command:
[...] utilns/detach -dir /bin -com requestedCommand
A remote attacker can therefore connect to HP Data Protector, in order to execute a shell command.
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