SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN
Document ID: KM02994367 (hpesbgn03765en_us)
Release Date: 2017-08-30
Last Updated: 2017-08-30
Potential Security Impact: Remote: Disclosure of Information
Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team
A security vulnerability in the DES/3DES block ciphers used in the TLS protocol could potentially impact HPE LoadRunner and HPE Performance Center resulting in remote disclosure of information. This is also known as the SWEET32 attack.
References: CVE-2016-2183 - OpenSSL, disclosure of information, SWEET32
SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
- HPE Performance Center - All versions
- HP LoadRunner - All versions
V3 Base Score
V2 Base Score
HPE has made the following software updates and mitigation information to resolve the vulnerability in HPE LoadRunner and HPE Performance Center.
- Version:1 (rev.1) - 9 August 2017 Initial release
- Version:2 (rev.2) - 29 August 2017 Version update
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. HPE is continually reviewing and enhancing the security features of software products to provide customers with current secure solutions.
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