HP OfficeJet Printer Heartbeat Information Disclosure (Heartbleed)

High Nessus Plugin ID 74270


The remote HP OfficeJet printer is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


According to its self-reported build information, the firmware running on the remote HP OfficeJet printer is affected by an out-of-bounds read error, known as the 'Heartbleed Bug' in the included OpenSSL version.

This error is related to handling TLS heartbeat extensions that could allow an attacker to obtain sensitive information such as primary key material, secondary key material, and other protected content. Note this affects both client and server modes of operation.


HP has released firmware updates for the affected products.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74270

File Name: hp_officejet_pro_heartbleed.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2014/06/02

Modified: 2017/04/24

Dependencies: 74268

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.4

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 9.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/h:hp:officejet

Required KB Items: hp/officejet/detected

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/24

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0160

BID: 66690

OSVDB: 105465

CERT: 720951

EDB-ID: 32745, 32764, 32791, 32998