SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: KM02993496 (c04850932)
HPSBGN03425 rev.1 - HP ArcSight SmartConnectors, Remote Disclosure of Information, Local Escalation of Privilege
Release Date: 2015-11-03
Last Updated: 2015-11-03
Potential Security Impact: Remote disclosure of information, local escalation of privilege
Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with HP ArcSight SmartConnectors. The vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to allow disclosure of information, and locally to allow escalation of privilege.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
ArcSight SmartConnectors any version prior to v7.1.6
CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002
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HP has made the following software updates available to resolve the vulnerabilities.
The updates may be downloaded from: https://softwaresupport.hp.com/ HP ArcSight SmartConnectors v7.1.6 or later
Note: SmartConnectors now require local clients to communicate over an encrypted channel, however the default credentials for the SmartConnectors should also be changed. This can be performed either if the SmartConnector is managed by ArcSight Management Center (ArcMC) or ArcSight Connector Appliance.
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