Document ID: KM02993500 (c04894110)
Release Date: 2015-11-18
Last Updated: 2015-11-18
Potential Security Impact: Remote Compromise of System Integrity
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HP Operations Orchestration Central. The vulnerability could be exploited to allow Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF).
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
- HP Operations Orchestration - all 10.x versions prior to 10.22.001
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HP has released the following update and patch to resolve the vulnerability in Operations Orchestration.
Customers have the following update choices:
For all versions prior to v10.22.001, upgrade to v10.50. This is HPâs recommended solution.
Following the above upgrade path, the CSRF protection in v10.50 is enabled by default.
For versions 10.2x which cannot be upgraded to v10.50 immediately, CSRF protection setting can be enabled by applying the patch v10.22.001.
The patch v10.22.001 is available at:http://support.microfocus.com/kb/kmdoc.php?id=LID/OO_00035
After applying this patch, CSRF protection setting should be manually enabled by the following procedure:https://softwaresupport.hp.com/group/softwaresupport/search-result/-/facetsearch/document/KM01858399
Note: If the CSRF protection settings was not enabled while using the v10.22.001 patch the setting will remain disabled even after upgrading to v10.50.
The CSRF protection setting must be manually enabled by the following procedure:https://softwaresupport.hp.com/group/softwaresupport/search-result/-/facetsearch/document/KM01858399
Version:1 (rev.1) - 17 November 2015 Initial release
Version:2 (rev.2) - 18 November 2015 Changed the impacted versions - prior to v10.22.001
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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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