HPSBGN03302 rev.1 - HP IceWall Federation Agent, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)

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A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP IceWall Federation Agent. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely resulting in Denial of Service (DoS).



Document ID: KM02993416 (c04618707)

Version: 1

HPSBGN03302 rev.1 - HP IceWall Federation Agent, Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2015-03-26

Last Updated: 2015-03-26

Potential Security Impact: Remote Denial of Service (DoS)

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team


A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP IceWall Federation Agent. The vulnerability could be exploited remotely resulting in Denial of Service (DoS).

References: CVE-2013-0338 (SSRT101996)

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP IceWall Federation Agent version 3.0 patch release 2 or earlier.


For a PGP signed version of this security bulletin please write to: security-alert@hp.com

CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
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Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002


HP recommends the following software updates to resolve this vulnerability for HP IceWall Federation Agent.

Patches should be installed for both the RHEL OS and IceWall Federation Agent:
  1. Apply the latest RHEL5 and RHEL6 security patches for libxml2 from the following location:

    https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0581.html Non-HPE site

  2. Apply HP IceWall Federation Agent version 3.0 patch release 3 from the following location:


Note:The HP IceWall product is only available in Japan.

Version:1 (rev.1) - 26 March 2015 Initial release

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

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