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HPESBHF03869 rev.1 - HPE Windows Firmware Installer for certain HPE Gen9,Gen8, G7, and G6 Servers, Local Disclosure of Privileged Information

SUPPORT COMMUNICATION - SECURITY BULLETIN

Document ID: hpesbhf03869en_us

Version: 1

HPESBHF03869 rev.1 - HPE Windows Firmware Installer for certain HPE Gen9,Gen8, G7, and G6 Servers, Local Disclosure of Privileged Information
NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2018-10-25

Last Updated: 2018-10-25


Potential Security Impact: Local: Disclosure of Privileged Information

Source: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, HPE Product Security Response Team

VULNERABILITY SUMMARY

The HPE-provided Windows firmware installer for certain Gen9, Gen8, G7,and G6 HPE servers allows local disclosure of privileged information.

The HPE Windows firmware installer was updated in the system ROM updates listed below, which also addressed the original Spectre/Meltdown set of vulnerabilities. The Windows firmware installer was also updated in the versions of HPE Integrated Lights-Out 2, 3, and 4 (iLO 2, 3, and 4) listed below.

The updated HPE Windows fimrware installer was released in the system ROM and HPE Integrated Lights-Out (iLO) releases documented in the following HPE Security Bulletins:

  • HPESBHF03805
  • HPESBHF03835
  • HPESBHF03831

Windows-based systems that have already been updated to the system ROM or iLO versions described in these security bulletins require no further action.

References: CVE-2018-7112 - local disclosure of privileged information

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.

  • HPE Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) Firmware for ProLiant G6 Servers - Prior to v2.33
  • HPE Integrated Lights-Out 3 (iLO 3) Firmware for ProLiant G7 Servers - Prior to v1.90
  • HPE Integrated Lights-Out 4 (iLO 4) Firmware for ProLiant Gen8 Servers - Prior to v2.60
  • HPE ProLiant XL750f Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL740f Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL730f Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL450 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL270d Gen9 Special Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL270d Gen9 Accelerator Tray 2U Configure-to-order Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL260a Gen9 Server - Prior to 1.60_01-22-2018(26 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL250a Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL230a Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL190r Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant XL170r Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL560 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL380 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL360 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL180 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL160 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL120 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL80 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL60 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL20 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(27 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML350 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML150 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML110 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML30 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(27 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML10 Gen9 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(22 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL660c Gen9 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen9 Server Blade - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant WS460c Gen9 Workstation - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL380e Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL360p Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL360e Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL320e Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(5 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL320e Gen8 v2 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL160 Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant SL250s Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant SL210t Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL660c Gen8 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL465c Gen8 (AMD) - Prior to 2018.03.14(12 Apr 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL460c Gen8 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL420c Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant SL4540 Gen8 1 Node Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant SL270s Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL580 Gen8 Server - Prior to 2.00_02-22-2018(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL560 Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL380p Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL385p Gen8 (AMD) - Prior to 2018.03.14(12 Apr 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML350e Gen8 v2 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML350e Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML350p Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(2 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML310e Gen8 v2 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML310e Gen8 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(5 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 - Prior to 2018.01.22(5 Mar 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant m710 Server Cartridge - Prior to 2018.01.22(24 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant m710p Server Cartridge - Prior to 2018.01.22(24 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant m710x Server Cartridge - Prior to 1.64_01-22-2018(27 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant m510 Server Cartridge - Prior to 1.64_01-22-2018(27 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant m350 Server Cartridge - Prior to 2018.01.22(27 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant m300 Server Cartridge - Prior to 2018.01.22(27 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL2x220c G7 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL980 G7 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(11 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL585 G7 Server (AMD) - Prior to 2018.03.14(12 Apr 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL580 G7 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(11 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL385 G7 Server - Prior to 2018.03.14(20 Apr 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL380 G7 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL120 G7 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL360 G7 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL685c G7 Server Blade (AMD) - Prior to 2018.03.14(12 Apr 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL680c G7 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(11 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL620c G7 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(11 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL490c G7 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL465c G7 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.03.14(20 Apr 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL460c G7 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant SL390s G7 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML110 G7 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML10 v2 Server - Prior to 2018.01.22(23 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant SL4545 G7 Server (AMD) - Prior to 2018.03.14(A)(12 Apr 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant Thin Micro TM200 Server - Prior to 2.56_01-22-2018(27 Feb 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL380 G6 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL370 G6 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL360 G6 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL320 G6 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant DL180 G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant DL170h G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant DL170e G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant DL160 G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant DL120 G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant ML370 G6 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML350 G6 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML330 G6 Server - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant ML150 G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant ML110 G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant SL2x170z G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant BL490c G6 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL460c G6 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant SL170z G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant SL160s G6 Server No microcode patch provided
  • HPE ProLiant BL2x220c G6 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)
  • HPE ProLiant BL280c G6 Server Blade - Prior to 2018.05.21(2 Jul 2018)

BACKGROUND

CVSS Version 3.0 and Version 2.0 Base Metrics
Reference
V3 Vector
V3 Base Score
V2 Vector
V2 Base Score
CVE-2018-7112
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
5.0
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)
4.6
Information on CVSS is documented in HPE Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

Hewlett Packard Enterprise would like to thank Reno Robert for reporting this issue to security-alert@hpe.com

RESOLUTION

HPE has provided an updated System ROM firmware installer software running on Windows as part of the updated System ROMs software - Online ROM Flash Components for Windows x86 and x64 - HPE Proliant DL, ML, and Blade Gen9 servers.

This update was previously documented in the security bulletin HPESBHF03805. Windows-based systems that have already received the updates documented in this bulletin require no further action.

HPE has provided an updated HPE Integrated Lights-Out 4 (iLO 4) and HPE Integrated Lights-Out 3 (iLO 3) ROM flash installation software for Windows- Online ROM Flash Components for Windows - HPE Integrated Lights-Out 4.

This update was previously documented in the HPE security bulletin HPESBHF03835. Windows-based systems that have already received the updates documented in this bulletin require no further action.

HPE has provided an updated HPE Integrated Lights-Out 2 (iLO 2) ROM flash installation software for Windows- Online ROM Flash Components for Windows - HPE Integrated Lights-Out 2.

This update was previously documented in the HPE security bulletin HPESBHF03831. Windows-based systems that have already received the updates documented in this bulletin require no further action.

HISTORY
Version:1 (rev.1) - 25 October 2018 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

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