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HP Intelligent Management Center uam.exe Stack Buffer Overflow


Check Point Reference: CPAI-2012-625
Date Published:
Source: Security Focus Advisory 55271
Protection Provided by: Security Gateway
  • R75
Who is Vulnerable?
HP Intelligent Management Center UAM 5.x
Vulnerability Description
A stack buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in HP Intelligent Management Center.
Vulnerability Details
The vulnerability is due to lack of validation of a string passed to a certain function. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending crafted messages to the affected server. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution.

Protection Overview
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.

Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70

How Can I Protect My Network?

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the HP Intelligent Management Center uam.exe Stack Buffer Overflow protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: HP Products Protection Violation
Attack Information: HP Intelligent Management Center uam.exe Stack Buffer Overflow