Document ID: KM02993534 (c05048452)
Release Date: 2016-03-14
Last Updated: 2016-03-14
Potential Security Impact: Remote arbitrary file download, local arbitrary command execution
Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team
Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with ArcSight ESM and ESM Express. The vulnerabilities could be exploited remotely to trick an unsuspecting user into downloading arbitrary files, or running arbitrary commands on the local system.
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
- HP ArcSight ESM Express all versions
- HP ArcSight ESM 5.x versions prior to 5.6, 6.0, 6.5.x prior to 6.5C SP1 Patch 2, 6.8c
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HPE has made the following software updates available to resolve the vulnerabilities. The updates may be downloaded from:https://softwaresupport.hp.com/
- HP ArcSight Enterprise Security Manager versions v5.6, v6.5C SP1 Patch 2, v6.8c P1, and v6.9.1
- HP ArcSight ESM Express version v6.9.1
Version:1 (rev.1) - 14 March 2016 Initial release
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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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