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HPSBPV03516 rev.2 - HP VAN SDN Controller, Multiple Vulnerabilities

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: c04819635

Version: 2

HPSBPV03516 rev.2 - HP VAN SDN Controller, Multiple Vulnerabilities
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2015-09-29

Last Updated: 2016-10-10


Potential Security Impact: Disclosure of Privileged Information, Remote Disclosure of Privileged Information

Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with the HP VAN SDN Controller running SSLv3. This is the SSLv3 vulnerability known as "Padding Oracle on Downgraded Legacy Encryption" also known as "Poodle", which could be exploited remotely resulting in disclosure of privileged information.

References:
  • CVE-2014-3566
  • SSRT102263
  • PSRT110240

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HP VAN SDN Controller Software 2.5.21, 2.6.11, 2.7.10, 2.7.16, 2.7.18

BACKGROUND

CVSS Version 3.0 and Version 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference
V3 Vector
V3 Base Score
V2 Vector
V2 Base Score
CVE-2014-3566
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
4.3
Information on CVSS is documented in HPE Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

RESOLUTION

HP recommends disabling TLS v1.0 by deleting its entry in sslEnabledProtocols in the client Auth properties of the /opt/sdn/virgo/configuration/tomcat-server.xml file.

  1. Open the /opt/sdn/virgo/configuration/tomcat-server.xml file for editing
  2. Change the following line from this: clientAuth="false" sslEnabledProtocols="TLSv1.0, TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2" to this: clientAuth="false" sslEnabledProtocols=" TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2"
  3. Restart the controller.
HISTORY
  • Version:1 (rev.1) - 29 September 2015 Initial release
  • Version:2 (rev.2) - 10 October 2016 Change CVE number from CVE-2014-8730 to CVE-2014-3566

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HF = HP Hardware and Firmware
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