HP ThinPro Linux Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

Risk

Medium

Date Discovered

November 20, 2019

Description

HP ThinPro Linux is prone to multiple security vulnerabilities. A local attacker can exploit these issues to obtain sensitive information,execute arbitrary code and gain elevated privileges. This may aid in further attacks.

Technologies Affected

  • HP ThinPro Linux (x86) 6.2
  • HP ThinPro Linux (x86) 6.2.1
  • HP ThinPro Linux (x86) 7.0
  • HP ThinPro Linux (x86) 7.1

Recommendations

Permit local access for trusted individuals only. Where possible, use restricted environments and restricted shells.
Given the nature of this issue, allow only trusted and accountable individuals to have access.

Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.

References

Credits

Eldar Marcussen - xen1thLabs - Software Labs and Doug Ipperciel - NCC Group


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