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HP OpenView NNM multiple services Heap Overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for HP OpenView NNM Heap Overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host due to a flaw in the
HP OpenView Topology Manager Daemon.
The remote host is running HP OpenView Topology Manager Daemon for IP
discovery and layout.
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a Heap Overflow
An unauthenticated attacker can exploit this flaw by sending a
specialy crafted packet to the remote host. A successful exploitation
of this vulnerability would result in remote code execution with the
rights of the daemon itself.
Note that other OV NNM services are vulnerable this flaw as well.
See also :
Install one of the patches listed in the advisory referenced above.
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
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