Document ID: KM02993491 (c04822825)
Release Date: 2015-09-30
Last Updated: 2015-09-30
Potential Security Impact: Remote authentication bypass
Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability was been identified in HP Cloud Service Automation version v4.5. The vulnerability could be exploited to allow remote authentication bypass.
Note: HP C.A. contains a version of Node.js, that when used in FIPS mode is affected by Alternative Chains Certificate Forgery Vulnerability (CVE-2015-1793). The vulnerability may allow remote attacker to spoof a Certification Authority role and trigger unintended certificate verification.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
Cloud Service Automation (CSA) v4.5
HP has provided HP Cloud Service Automation (HP CSA) v4.5 patch 1. The patch is available from HP Software Support Online portal (HP SSO).
Note: This patch includes Node.js for FIPS mode that includes the newer version of OpenSSL (1.0.2d) which addresses the vulnerability.
The patch can be downloaded from HP Software Support Online:https://softwaresupport.hp.com/group/softwaresupport/search-result/-/facetsearch/document/KM01807662?lang=en&cc=us&hpappid=113963_OSP_PRO_HPE
Bulletin Applicability:This security bulletin applies to each OpenSSL component that is embedded within the HP products listed in the security bulletin. The bulletin does not apply to any other 3rd party application (e.g. operating system, web server, or application server) that may be required to be installed by the customer according instructions in the product install guide.
Version:1 (rev.1) - 30 September 2015 Initial release
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