[security bulletin] HPSBMU03020 rev.1 - HP Version Control Agent (VCA) and Version Control Repository Manager (VCRM) running OpenSSL on Linux and Windows, Remote Disclosure of Information Apr 24 2014 05:14PM
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HPSBMU03020 rev.1 - HP Version Control Agent (VCA) and Version Control
Repository Manager (VCRM) running OpenSSL on Linux and Windows, Remote
Disclosure of Information

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2014-04-24
Last Updated: 2014-04-24

Potential Security Impact: Remote disclosure of information

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Version
Control Agent (VCA) and Version Control Repository Manager (VCRM) running
OpenSSL on Linux and Windows. This is the OpenSSL vulnerability known as
"Heartbleed" which could be exploited remotely resulting in disclosure of

References: CVE-2014-0160, SSRT101531

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP Version Control Agent (VCA) v7.2.0, v7.2.1, v7.2.2, v7.3.0, and v7.3.1 for
HP Version Control Agent (VCA) v7.2.2, v7.3.0, and v7.3.1 for Linux
HP Version Control Repository Manager (VCRM) v7.2.0, v7.2.1, v7.2.2, v7.3.0,
and v7.3.1 for Windows


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference Base Vector Base Score
CVE-2014-0160 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) 5.0
Information on CVSS is documented
in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002


HP is actively working to address this vulnerability for the impacted
software versions of HP Version Control Agent (VCA) and Version Control
Repository Manager (VCRM). This bulletin will be revised when the software
updates are released.

Until the software updates are available, HP recommends the following
mitigations and workarounds:

Disable the VCA service name "HP Version Control Agent" on any vulnerable
Windows or Linux server. Disable the VCRM service name "HP Version Control
Repository Manager" on any vulnerable server. Typically, the VCRM is
installed on a HP Systems Insight Manager server, but may be installed on
another server.
If bulk software or firmware updates are required, use an unaffected or
patched version of HP Smart Update Manager (HP SUM) to do single or batch

Version:1 (rev.1) - 24 April 2014 Initial release

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be
installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in
accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

Support: For issues about implementing the recommendations of this Security
Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel. For other issues about
the content of this Security Bulletin, send e-mail to security-alert (at) hp (dot) com. [email concealed]

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported
product, send Email to: security-alert (at) hp (dot) com [email concealed]

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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
PI = Printing and Imaging
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
TU = Tru64 UNIX

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