Document ID: KM02992236 (c00732233)
Release Date: 2006-07-26
Last Updated: 2006-07-31
Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified in the ProCurve Series 3500yl, 6200yl, and 5400zl Switches. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely resulting in a Denial of Service (DoS).
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
ProCurve series software prior to K.11.33 on ProCurve Series 3500yl, 6200yl, and 5400zl switches
HP has made the version K.11.33 software for the ProCurve Series 3500yl, 6200yl, and 5400zl Switches available to resolve the issue. The version K.11.33 software can be downloaded from the Procurve Networking Software for Switches website:http://www.hp.com/rnd/software/switches.htm
PRODUCT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Version:1 (rev.1) 31 July 2006 Initial release
System management and security procedures must be reviewed frequently to maintain system integrity. HP is continually reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products to provide customers with current secure solutions.
"HP is broadly distributing this Security Bulletin in order to bring to the attention of users of the affected HP products the important security information contained in this Bulletin. HP recommends that all users determine the applicability of this information to their individual situations and take appropriate action. HP does not warrant that this information is necessarily accurate or complete for all user situations and, consequently, HP will not be responsible for any damages resulting from user's use or disregard of the information provided in this Bulletin. To the extent permitted by law, HP disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement."