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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   HP integrated Lights Out (iLO) Vendors:   HP
HP integrated Lights Out (iLO) Unspecified Bug Lets Remote Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1027790
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-3271   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 20 2012
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 3, firmware versions 1.28 and prior; 4, firmware versions 1.11 and prior
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in HP integrated Lights Out (iLO). A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information.

A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information and take full control of the target system.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information and take full control of the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (3: v1.50; 4: v1.13).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Date:  Mon, 19 Nov 2012 15:59:20 -0500 (EST)
Subject:  [security bulletin] HPSBHF02821 SSRT100934 rev.1 - HP Integrated Lights-Out iLO3 and iLO4, Remote Disclosure of Information

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Document ID: c03515413
Version: 1

HPSBHF02821 SSRT100934 rev.1 - HP Integrated Lights-Out iLO3 and iLO4, Remote
Disclosure of Information

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as
soon as possible.

Release Date: 2012-11-19
Last Updated: 2012-11-19

Potential Security Impact: Remote disclosure of information

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Integrated
Lights-Out iLO3 and iLO4. The vulnerability could be remotely exploited
resulting in a disclosure of information.

References: CVE-2012-3271

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Integrated Lights-Out 3 (iLO3) firmware versions 1.28 and earlier.
HP Integrated Lights-Out 4 (iLO4) firmware versions 1.11 and earlier.


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
  Reference              Base Vector             Base Score
CVE-2012-3271    (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)       9.3
             Information on CVSS is documented
            in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002


HP has made the following Firmware updates available to resolve the

The latest firmware and installation instructions are available from the HP
Business Support Center:

HP Integrated Lights-Out 3 (iLO3) Online ROM Flash Component for Linux and
Windows v1.50 or subsequent.

HP Integrated Lights-Out 4 (iLO4) Online ROM Flash Component for Linux and
Windows v1.13 or subsequent.

Version:1 (rev.1) - 19 November 2012 Initial release

Third Party Security Patches: Third party security patches that are to be
installed on systems running HP software products should be applied in
accordance with the customer's patch management policy.

Support: For issues about implementing the recommendations of this Security
Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel.  For other issues about
the content of this Security Bulletin, send e-mail to

Report: To report a potential security vulnerability with any HP supported
product, send Email to:

Subscribe: To initiate a subscription to receive future HP Security Bulletin
alerts via Email:

Security Bulletin List: A list of HP Security Bulletins, updated
periodically, is contained in HP Security Notice HPSN-2011-001:

Security Bulletin Archive: A list of recently released Security Bulletins is
available here:

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
PI = Printing and Imaging
PV = ProCurve
ST = Storage Software
TU = Tru64 UNIX

Copyright 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Hewlett-Packard Company shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors
or omissions contained herein. The information provided is provided "as is"
without warranty of any kind. To the extent permitted by law, neither HP or
its affiliates, subcontractors or suppliers will be liable for
incidental,special or consequential damages including downtime cost; lost
profits;damages relating to the procurement of substitute products or
services; or damages for loss of data, or software restoration. The
information in this document is subject to change without notice.
Hewlett-Packard Company and the names of Hewlett-Packard products referenced
herein are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company in the United States and
other countries. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be
trademarks of their respective owners.

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