Document ID: KM02994185 (c05354136)
Release Date: 2016-12-13
Last Updated: 2016-12-13
Potential Security Impact: Remote: Code Execution
Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team
A potential security vulnerability has been identified in HPE LoadRunner and Performance Center. This vulnerability could be exploited remotely to allow code execution.
References: CVE-2016-8512 - Stack Buffer Overflow using MMS protocol
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
- HP LoadRunner Software - all versions
- HPE Performance Center - all versions
V3 Base Score
V2 Base Score
Hewlett Packard Enterprise thanks Ken Johnson for reporting this issue to email@example.com
HPE has released the following mitigation information to resolve the vulnerability in impacted versions of HPE LoadRunner and Performance Center.
Version:1 (rev.1) - 13 December 2016 Initial release
Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be installed on systems running Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software products should be applied in accordance with the customer's patch management policy.
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Software Product Category: The Software Product Category is represented in the title by the two characters following HPSB.
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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