HP ArcSight ESM < 6.8c Information Disclosure

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 90266


A security management system installed on the remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version number, the version of HP ArcSight Enterprise Security Manager (ESM) installed on the remote host is prior to (6.8c). It is, therefore, affected by an unspecified flaw that allows an authenticated, remote attacker to disclose sensitive information.


Upgrade to HP ArcSight ESM version (6.8c) or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 90266

File Name: arcsight_esm_cve_2016_1992.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2016/04/01

Modified: 2017/11/03

Dependencies: 82849

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:hp:arcsight_enterprise_security_manager

Required KB Items: installed_sw/HP ArcSight Enterprise Security Manager

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/03/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1992

OSVDB: 135966

HP: emr_na-c05048753, SSRT110019, HPSBGN03558