HP ProCurve 5400 zl Switch compact flash cards weak security

hpprocurve-flashcards-weak-security (74819) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

HP ProCurve could provide weaker than expected security, caused by the distribution of 5400 zl switches with compact flash cards containing a virus. If the infected flash card is connected to a personal computer, the system's integrity can be compromised.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 1.2
  Access Vector: Local
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: .9
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to HPSBPV02754 SSRT100803 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • HPSBPV02754 SSRT100803: HP ProCurve 5400 zl Switch, Compact flash card virus.
  • BID-52990: HP ProCurve 5400 zl Switches 'Compact Flash Card' Security Issue
  • CVE-2012-0133: HP ProCurve 5400 zl switches with certain serial numbers include a compact flash card that contains an unspecified virus, which might allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on a PC by leveraging manual transfer of this card.
  • OSVDB ID: 81315: HP ProCurve 5400 zl Switch Compact Flash Card Malwared Distribution
  • SA48738: HP ProCurve 5400 zl Switch Malware Infected Compact Flash Card

Platforms Affected:

  • HP 5406-44G-PoE+-4SFP zl Switch J9447A
  • HP 5406-48G zl Switch J8699A
  • HP 5406zl-44G-PoE+ / 2XG SFP+ v2 Switch J9533A
  • HP 5406zl-44G-PoE+ / 4G SFP v2 Switch J9539A
  • HP 5412-92G-PoE+-4SFP zl Switch J9448A
  • HP 5412-96G zl Switch J8700A
  • HP 5412zl-92G-PoE+ / 4G SFP v2 Switch J9540A
  • HP 5412zl-92GG-PoE+ / 2XG SFP+ v2 Switch J9532A
  • HP E5406 zl Switch Chassis J8697A
  • HP E5406 zl Switch with Premium Software J9642A
  • HP E5412 zl Switch Chassis J8698A
  • HP E5412 zl Switch with Premium Software J9643A
  • HP Management Module 5400 series zl switch J8726A

Reported:

Apr 10, 2012

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