Document ID: KM02993499 (c04874668)
Release Date: 2015-11-02
Last Updated: 2015-11-12
Potential Security Impact: Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Mobility Software (MSM).
This is the GNU C Library (glibc) vulnerability known as "GHOST" which could be exploited remotely resulting in execution of arbitrary code.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
- HP Mobility Software v18.104.22.168
- HP Mobility Software v22.214.171.124
- HP MSM460 Dual Radio 802.11n AP (AM) (J9590A)
- HP MSM720 Access Controller (WW) (J9693A)
- HP MSM720 Premium Mobility Cntlr (WW) (J9694A)
- HP MSM760 Premium Mobility Controller (J9420A)
- HP MSM760 Access Controller (J9421A)
- HP MSM765 Zl Premium Mobility Controller (J9370A)
- HP MSM775 zl Premium Controller Module (J9840A)
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HP has released the following software updates to resolve the vulnerability for HP Mobility Software (MSM).
- HP Mobility Software v126.96.36.199
- HP Mobility Software v188.8.131.52
The software updates are available by logging into "My Networking" portal at the following location:
Version:1 (rev.1) - 2 November 2015 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 2 November 2015 Updated URL and product information
Version:3 (rev.3) - 12 November 2015 Corrected Supported Software Versions for v184.108.40.206
Version:4 (rev.4) - 12 November 2015 Added MSM775 and MSM765 to impacted products list
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3C = 3COM
3P = 3rd Party Software
GN = HP General Software
HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
MU = Multi-Platform Software
NS = NonStop Servers
OV = OpenVMS
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
UX = HP-UX
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.
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