Intrusion Prevention

HP.OpenView.Network.Node.Manager.ovspmd.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability in the HP OpenView Process Manager Service, which by default listens on TCP port 8886 or 8887. By exploiting this, a remote attacker may be able to gain control of vulnerable systems.

Affected Products

HP OpenView Network Node Manager 7.53 and later versions

Impact

System Compromise: remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches.

CVE References

CVE-2008-1842