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HP Operations Agent Unspecified Flaw Lets Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1030702
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-2630   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Sep 18 2014
Original Entry Date:  Aug 8 2014
Impact:   User access via local system
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 11.00 and after
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in HP Operations Agent. A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.

HP Operations Agent running Glance is affected.

Only 64 bit Linux is affected.

No additional details were provided.

Portcullis Advisories reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has provided resolution instructions, available at:

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any)
Underlying OS Comments:  Only 64 bit Linux is affected.

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Subject:  [security bulletin] HPSBMU03086 rev.1 - HP Operations Agent running Glance, Local Elevation of Privilege

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Document ID: c04394554
Version: 1

HPSBMU03086 rev.1 - HP Operations Agent running Glance, Local Elevation of

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

Release Date: 2014-08-07
Last Updated: 2014-08-07

Potential Security Impact: Local elevation of privilege

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

A potential security vulnerability has been identified with HP Operations
Agent running Glance. The vulnerability could be exploited locally resulting
in elevation of privilege.

References: CVE-2014-2630 (SSRT101493)

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
HP Operations Agent v11.00 and subsequent running Glance


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics
  Reference              Base Vector             Base Score
CVE-2014-2630    (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)       1.7
             Information on CVSS is documented
            in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002

The Hewlett-Packard Company thanks Portcullis Advisories for reporting
CVE-2014-2630 to


HP has provided instructions in the following document to resolve the
vulnerability for HP Operations Agent running Glance.

Version:1 (rev.1) - 7 August 2014 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.

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Bulletin, contact normal HP Services support channel.  For other issues about
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