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HPESBGN03698 rev.1 - HPE DDMi using OpenSSL, Remote Arbitrary Code Execution, Bypass Security Restrictions, Denial of Service (DoS)


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HPESBGN03698 rev.1 - HPE DDMi using OpenSSL, Remote Arbitrary Code Execution, Bypass Security Restrictions, Denial of Service (DoS)
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2017-02-06

Last Updated: 2017-02-06

Potential Security Impact: Remote: Arbitrary Code Execution, Bypass Security Restrictions, Denial of Service (DoS)

Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team


Following security vulnerabilities in OpenSSL have been addressed in HPE DDMi.

  • Multiple OpenSSL vulnerabilities which could be remotely exploited resulting in Bypass Security Restrictions and Denial of Service (DoS)
  • The Cross-protocol attack on TLS using SSLv2 also known as "DROWN" which could be exploited remotely resulting in disclosure of information.
  • CVE-2016-2107 - OpenSSL vulnerability, Padding oracle in AES-NI CBC MAC check
  • CVE-2016-2108 - OpenSSL vulnerability - Memory corruption in ASN.1 encoder
  • CVE-2016-0800 - "DROWN" SSLv2 vulnerability, disclosure of information

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

HPE DDMI (Discovery and Dependency Mapping Inventory) v9.3x


CVSS Version 3.0 and Version 2.0 Base Metrics
V3 Vector
V3 Base Score
V2 Vector
V2 Base Score
Information on CVSS is documented in HPE Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002


HPE has made the following mitigation information available to resolve the vulnerabilities for the impacted versions of HPE DDMI:

Version:1 (rev.1) - 6 February 2017 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

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