Intrusion Prevention

HP.MPA.JobAcct.Remote.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution vulnerability in HP Managed Printing Administration.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application when handling HTTP POST request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, by uploading a malicious ASP script.

Affected Products

HP Managed Printing Administration before v2.6.4

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay/?docId=emr_na-c03128469

CVE References

CVE-2011-4166