HP Operations Orchestration wsExecutionBridgeService Servlet Java Object Deserialization RCE

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 96532


The remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The version of HP Operations Orchestration running on the remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the wsExecutionBridgeService servlet due to improper validation of user-supplied input before deserialization. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, by sending a crafted serialized Java object, to execute arbitrary code.


Upgrade to HP Operations Orchestration version 10.70 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 96532

File Name: hp_operations_orchestration_bridge_exec.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2017/01/16

Updated: 2019/11/13

Dependencies: 83279

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-8519

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:hp:operations_orchestration

Required KB Items: installed_sw/HP Operations Orchestration

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Exploited by Nessus: true

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/01/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8519

BID: 95225

HP: HPSBGN03688, emr_na-c05361944

ZDI: ZDI-17-001