HP OpenView Network Node Manager Multiple Services Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
HP OpenView Topology Manager Daemon.

Description :

The remote host is running HP OpenView Topology Manager Daemon for IP
discovery and layout.

The remote version of this software has a heap overflow vulnerability.

An unauthenticated attacker can exploit this flaw by sending a
specialy crafted packet to the remote host. Successful exploitation
of this vulnerability would result in remote code execution with the
privileges of the daemon itself.

Note that other OV NNM services are affected by this flaw as well.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/8372

Solution :

Install one of the patches listed in the advisory referenced above.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 19707 (hp_openview_nnm_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 13029

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1056