Intrusion Prevention

HP.OpenView.NNM.Ovutil.DLL.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a buffer-overflow vulnerability in HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM).
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted HTTP request. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

HP OpenView Network Node Manager 7.53
HP OpenView Network Node Manager 7.51

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the patch supplied by the vendor:
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c02217439

CVE References

CVE-2010-1961