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Age in Days
CVSS Score
Patch within next
Risk Level

2894


10.0

180 Days

Critical

 

This vulnerability is 7 years 11 months and 2 days old and there are presently no exploits available for the it. The vulnerability itself is over a year old, and while there are presently no publicly known exploits available for it, the vulnerability should be patched within the next three months.

 

Synopsis

The power management application installed on the remote host has a buffer overflow vulnerability.

 

Vulnerability Description

The installed version of HP Power Manager is less than 4.3.2, and as such has a buffer overflow vulnerability. Input to the 'Login' parameter of the login page is not properly sanitized, which can result in a stack-based buffer overflow.

An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit this by sending a specially crafted HTTP request, resulting in arbitrary code execution.

 

Solution

Upgrade to HP Power Manager 4.3.2 or later.

 

Further Information

 

CVE References

CVE-2010-4113 NIST | MITRE | CVEDetails

 

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